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“I don’t know why people come to Iceland in this weather!” our car rental mechanic exclaimed when we were forced to take our car in for an emergency service on the 2nd day of the trip. The plastic underside of our Toyota RAV4 was hanging onto the car for dear life, scraping the pavement as we drove while collecting […]

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Happy Chinese New Year! Or more appropriately, xīn nián kuài lè! On my last post I introduced part 1 of a Chinese New Year photoshoot I worked on with Krissy as a personal project.  It featured a roast duck being prepared for a small new year feast.  The scene was stark and quiet, a mood I’m increasingly […]

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South Korea is an unlikely honeymoon destination to travel to.  It is a country known for being tech savy, K-dramas & pop and more recently plastic surgery.  I’m not too sure how we decided but in September we hopped on a 12 hour business class flight (thank you family and friends for the wedding gift […]

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Right before 2014 came to a close I had the pleasure of working on a photoshoot for BerinMade’s spring/summer 2015 catalogue. This London-based boutique specialises in fine, ready-made and bespoke stationery. As someone who adores stationery and has a love for handwritten notes I couldn’t wait to work on this project! We had a great team […]

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Last November I had the pleasure of shooting some of the signature dishes at Golden Temple.  The restaurant is an old Brookline institution, if you grew up in the area or went to a university in Boston chances are you’ve been there and had a scorpion bowl or three.  In fact, of all the shoots […]

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As this year is ending, many of us are looking forward to what 2015 brings.  I’ve been busy using my new nifty Day Designer to plan out goals and intentions for the new year.  But it is a little bittersweet for me to say goodbye to one of the best years I’ve ever had.  

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