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Ramadhan Walk

Since I was off for the first day of Ramadhan, I decided to take a ride into time en route to pick Anita up from Gombak. It allowed me to stop at the bank to settle some bills and took my camera with me.

 That famous monorel bridge at NU Sentral

That famous monorel bridge at NU Sentral

 Waiting for my ride

Waiting for my ride

 Decorations at NU Sentral

Decorations at NU Sentral

 Packing them in ...

Packing them in ...

I just got myself a new lens and was eager to give that a go. Ramadhan and the hot sunshine did not stop me.

 One of the many arches around Central Market

One of the many arches around Central Market

 Medan Pasar

Medan Pasar

 Still too early for Aidil Fitri

Still too early for Aidil Fitri

Walking around Medan Pasar and Central Market at that hour was not really my idea of a photowalk, but there were quite a few subjects to aim at.

 The ever-familiar KL Tower

The ever-familiar KL Tower

 The number to call

The number to call

 Masjid Jamek

Masjid Jamek

 Making my way back ...

Making my way back ...

The new setup I tried - the Leica CL with Summicron-TL 23 - was a dream to use, especially as I usually use a manual setup. Focussing on this combo was fast and usually accurate despite the lens wide open. Contrast may not be as great as the Summilux-M 35 which I normally use, but the convenience of autofocus made up for it. Time to get more mileage on the lens and get use to the renderings ...