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Melica | Ballet dancing theme portrait

Ballet dancing theme portrait shoot with gorgeous Melica. I made a tulle skirt and painted the creamy gold canvas backdrop for this photo shoot. The goal here is to create images that are different from regular photographs in the way that artistic and elegant. I wanted to look like a painting. I always had the vision to do this kind of portrait and as soon as I met Melica on the mall, I thought she would be the perfect model for this and it turned out to be greater than I was imagining.  I amView full post »

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Aminata | double make over model experience

As soon as I saw Aminata on the mall, I knew I have to photograph her! She has a such a beautiful defined featue that I just could not stop looking at her. Going back and forward thinking whether it is a good idea to ask her contact number, Finally, I made my mind and said “Hi, You are so beautiful. Could I photograph you?” She was so kind and replied, “Yes. I always wanted to do it” I already had an idea to make her wear a black dress with black tulle with. The resultView full post »

Moden fashion style portrait

Saenz’s mother and daughter | magazine portrait style

Saenz’s mother and daughter | magazine portrait style We had so much fun with gorgeous mother and daughter glamor photo shoot. They spend most of their time at the beach, so they usually wear more lay back clothing and swimsuits. The mom, Monique is also an amazing photographer, and she is like a big sister to me. She has the most beautiful red hair that I always wanted to photograph. The daughter, Naomi has three brothers and does not dress up or curl her hair usually. This was a greatView full post »

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Maternity magazine style portrait | Mary

Maternity magazine style portrait | Mary Mary’s gorgeous maternity glamor session. She is so excited to become a mom and I wanted to capture this important moment of her life in the contemporary magazine style. We made a dress by wrapping the pink tulle to fit her body to show a beautiful bump. The image is my favorite and I like the hair movement and it looks like a painting. Makeup & Hair by Piper ChunView full post »

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Contemporary portrait photographer | Nature inspired

Nature inspired contemporary portrait photographer This was such an inspiring photo shoot two years ago with beautiful Amy who has incredible hair with a gorgeous white dress. Every time I saw her, I always wanted to do a creative photoshoot with her because she has an impressive feature and her hair is just so amazing! And she totally nailed it! My favorite image from this shoot is the one that she is closing eye, and her hair grows like tree branches. There is something about this imageView full post »

handmade crochet bikini made in hawaii

Waikiki Beach, Oahu | Amabikini| Handmade Crochet Bikini For Keiki

Handmade Crochet Bikini in Hawaii | Amabikini I am so excited to be able to post it finally. I had a commercial photo session with these two beautiful girls for AMABIKINI‘s Keiki Collection. The owner of this company is a great friend of mine. She is so talented and makes beautiful Crochet Bikinis, and there are all handmade in Hawaii. She has many great designs, and she also customize for each client, so that it will fit everybody’s body type. She is so amazing and passionate aboutView full post »

Contemporary Window Portrait

Oahu, Hawaii | Contemporary Window Portrait | Creative, Fashion

I am so excited to share this blog post to all of you. This is my first time doing a style shoot collaborating with a most talented make-up artist, Pieper Chun. Obviously I am not a person who always do makeup or wear a stylish dress like how she does every single day. In spite of diffent careers we have, when I had a chance to talk to her for the first time, I was so inspired how she is passionate about making a woman feel beautiful with her talent. At that time, I just got a comission basedView full post »

Rice Love

Rice Love Bags | Documentary Portrait Photos | India

The first time my Indian friend, Coney who is the co- founder of Rice Love shared their charity business idea to help low-income families, I was pretty impressed by the idea and accepted the offer to design bags for them.I designed two illustrations; one with heart shaped rice in hands with traditional Henna Tattoo, and other is an elephant with rice plants pattern on its body. Both designs are inspired by Indian culture and love towards rice. After they officially launch the business, I wasView full post »