Thursday, July 23, 2009

new accessry for my Canon 1000D

Canon Rebel XS 10.1MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens (Silver)
so today i went to sigma dealership "al3ajil" in Kuwait it is located in almuthanh complex ground floor behind samsunit store, i wanted to see the SIGMA 50mm 1.4/f lens... link and the price was so so expansive:
50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM
175KD and on amazon it 499$ = 143KD link+ aramex shipping fees 2.5KD = 145.5KD much cheaper 30KD difference @@

so i decide not to get it for now I'm going to get it from amazon.

but anyway i did buy some stuff i wanted for now such as:

filters:
1. SIGMA DG UV 58mm for 9KD, on amazon they don't have SIGMA but they have Tiffen 58mm UV Protection Filter wich is $6.71 = 2KD and this one i alredy have and use it on my 18-55mm stander Canon lens but i need another on for my 55-250mm Canon zoom lens.
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2. SIGMA DG WIDE CIRCULAR PL 58mm for 20KD,on amazon they don't have SIGMA but they have Tiffen 58MM Circular Polarizer Glass Filter wich is $18.52= 5.500KD.
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and also i got a new tripod Slik U8000 Video/Photo Tripod for 13KD and on amazon it cost $39.95 = 11.500KD my old tripod i bought from alghanim was broken i don't recomand anyone to buy it.
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so in total i was rept off good thing he made a dicount 10KD off so in total i paid 32KD.

Wednesday, July 1, 2009

SUMMER TIME :)



S
o it's summer time... :D are you ready? have you planed for your summer vacation yet? or your staying and hanging in Kuwait? for me i finished my summer vacation i have only one week left of it but i have enjoyed it to the max :D in this post i'll show you some of my summer vacation planing tactics and search engines i use to get events and offers :D

First: distention... of course :P
but how can you chose your distention ??
it's all about what's your desire, what kind of vacation you want it to be?

A. sun and sea and sand.

B. beautiful big green areas.

C. shopping.

D. museums and historical buildings.

E. amusements parks.

F. night life.

and how much budget?
A. high budget.
B. low budget.

and how much time?

A. long vacation ( > 2 weeks)
B. short vacation (2 weeks and less)

so if you got all 3 answer than now you can chose you distention :D
all of that was only the first step but don't give up believe me it's worth it :D but if you still didn't chose yet let me help you by this chart it is created by me :D so now you know :D
second step: airplane tickets :
there is two way to do it:
A. classic: airways agenc.

B. modern: on the web.

it's all good :D
but i recommend you to check the prices on the net before you go to the agency.
i highly recommend Emirates airway for long distances.

i highly recommend aljazeera airway for short distances.


Third step:
booking Hotels
there is two way to do it:
A. classic: airways agency.
B. modern: on the web.

it's all good :D

but i recommend you to check the prices on the net before you go to the agency.
i highly recommend the web. www.booking.com

fourth step: Events & hot spots
now this step is up to you but personally this is what i do :
1.facebook search engine for events for the country your going too.
2.i like to get to know some ppl on facebook how are going or living in the country or town i'm wishing to visit. "free guide tour :) ".
3.i google it.
4.i twit to see if someone that follow me have visited it before.
5. i print some google maps if i'm renting a car just in case.

P.S: and i just forgot to tell you if you want to see currency exchange i use this website it's very good www.xe.com .