The Kuala Pontian Fishmongers

Fishmongers selling their daily catch at a jetty as a daily routine after spending long hours at the sea in Kuala Pontian, Rompin in the State of Pahang 300km east of Kuala Lumpur. Pix/SAFWAN MANSOR

Banting Boat Tragedy

A search and rescue team recovered nine bodies that were thought to have drowned while another 27 are still missing when a boat holding 97 passengers capsized about two nautical miles from Sungai Air Hitam, near Carey Island about 60 miles outside Kuala Lumpur. The boat carrying 97 passengers was believed to have left the Sungai Judah jetty in Carey Island at about 11pm and capsized about an hour later. An overloaded boat carrying Indonesian illegal migrants heading home for Ramadhan sank overnight seas. As of 7pm on JUN 18, 2014, 61 passengers have been rescued. Pix/SAFWAN MANSOR



Paulo Rangel of Selangor FA | Football Player

          Paulo Rangel is a Brazilian footballer who plays for Malaysia Super League team, Selangor FA on loan from Thailand Premier League side, Muang Thong United as a striker. Paulo Rangel height of 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) is well known for his speed and acceleration. He born on February 04, 1985 and at the age 17 years old, Paulo Rangel began his career as a professional player to represent Boavista FC (Portugal) in 2002~2004 and then presents several club football in Portugal – Varzim S.C / 2004~2005, F.C Maia / 2005~2006, A.D. Lousada / 2006~2007 then he migrates to Brazil and represent to A.C.E.C Baraunas / 2007, A.C.D Potiguar / 2008, Santa Cruz F.C / 2009, São Raimundo (PA) / 2010, São José E.C 2011. In 2012, he migrates to Thailand and represent Muang Thong  United / 2012~2013 before coming to Malaysia for representing Perak FA / 2013.

Because I feel he is one of the great players in the arena of Malaysia Super League and to dedicate him, I shoot some photos of him while 2014 AFC Cup match between Selangor FA against Vietnam’s Hanoi T&T on April 1, 2014. Rangel scored a hat-trick as Selangor FA cruising to a 3-1 triumph.

 

Milk Buffalo

               More than 95.8% of the world population of buffaloes can be found in Asia. In Malaysia, buffaloes used in producing milk and meat. Buffalo’s milk presents physicochemical features different from other ruminant species. Buffalo milk also contains higher levels of total solids, crude protein, fat, calcium, phosphorus and slightly higher content of lactose compared with those cow milk. 

               Jawer Sigh, 58 years old was one of buffalo milk farmers near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has started the business since 48 years ago. Now he has 8 workers who help manage than 100 their milk buffalo. 

A farm worker bathing the milk buffalo's early in the morning as the daily rutine. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A farm worker bathing the milk buffalo’s early in the morning as the daily rutine. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Silhouette of a farm worker cleaning the milk buffalo stool right after bathing rutine. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Silhouette of a farm worker cleaning the milk buffalo stool right after bathing rutine. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A hungry milk buffalo licking the padlock while waiting for their food. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A hungry milk buffalo licking the padlock while waiting for their food. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The cleaned milk buffalo are waiting to be feed early in the morning. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The cleaned milk buffalo are waiting to be feed early in the morning. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A farm worker monitor their buffalo during wallowing in the river. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A farm worker monitor their buffalo during wallowing in the river. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Water availability is important in hot climates since the buffaloes need wallows to assist in thermoregulation. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Water availability is important in hot climates since the buffaloes need wallows to assist in thermoregulation. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A milk buffalo enjoy being in the river. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

A milk buffalo enjoy being in the river. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

After wallow session, the buffaloes heading back to their milking and breeding place. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

After wallow session, the buffaloes heading back to their milking and breeding place. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The buffaloes having their meal before milking session. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The buffaloes having their meal before milking session. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Before milking session, Jawer Sigh bring the calves to their mother to suckle before milking session. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Before milking session, Jawer Sigh bring the calves to their mother to suckle before milking session. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Everyday, the owner of the farm, Jawer Sigh and his worker will milking more then 50 buffaloes. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Everyday, the owner of the farm, Jawer Sigh and his worker will milking more then 50 buffaloes. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The owner of the farm, Jawer Sigh, 58, milking his buffalo. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The owner of the farm, Jawer Sigh, 58, milking his buffalo. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The closed up view of the milking his buffalo. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

The closed up view of the milking his buffalo. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Jawer Sigh, pouring the milk to the container before deliver to the customers. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

Jawer Sigh, pouring the milk to the container before deliver to the customers. JAN 15, 2013. Photo/SAFWAN MANSOR

 

Creative Art Exhibition 2 – Growth & Explore

A student took the opportunity to take pictures of paintings during the Creative Art Exhibition 2 - Growth And Explore at the MARA Buildings, Kuala Lumpur. The exhibition open for public people from 25 ~ 28 November 2013 show more than hundred artworks selected students from 48 Maktab Rendah Sains Mara across Malaysia. All paintings open to sold for public with prices starting from RM100 ~ RM2000. NOV 26, 2013. MALAYSIAGAZETTE.COM/SAFWANMANSOR

A student took the opportunity to take pictures of paintings during the Creative Art Exhibition 2 – Growth And Explore at the MARA Buildings, Kuala Lumpur. The exhibition open for public people from 25 ~ 28 November 2013 show more than hundred artworks selected students from 48 Maktab Rendah Sains Mara across Malaysia. All paintings open to sold for public with prices starting from RM100 ~ RM2000. NOV 26, 2013. MALAYSIAGAZETTE.COM/SAFWANMANSOR

Malaysia Parliament Building

Night view of the Malaysia Parliament Buildings are decorated with lights in accordance with national flag colors glow building. The building was used as a conference place for members of the Malaysian Parliament since 1962 untill today and at now this building is undergoing a massive conservation is expected to be completed in 2015. NOV 11, 2013. MalaysiaGazette.com/SAFWAN MANSOR

Night view of the Malaysia Parliament Buildings are decorated with lights in accordance with national flag colors glow building. The building was used as a conference place for members of the Malaysian Parliament since 1962 untill today and at now this building is undergoing a massive conservation is expected to be completed in 2015. NOV 11, 2013. MalaysiaGazette.com/SAFWAN MANSOR

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