What should you bring for your engagement session?

April 24, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
For most of you, this is maybe the first time you do an engagement session. What you should bring depends on where, when, and how long your session is. But below are our general suggestions that work for most sessions. Two/three outfits (if time allows). Make sure they are different. Ideally, one casual and one semi-formal. Try not to bring more t...
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Why should I do an engagement session?

April 22, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
You are considering whether an engagement session is worth your time and what you pay for. It’s nice if it is already included in the package. But if it is not, you need some reasons to justify the investment. By reading this article, I will give you more in depth of what an engagement session can give you: It is your first photo trial. How will y...
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Hyatt Regency San Francisco Wedding | Jennifer & David

April 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
What more can we possibly ask for when we were chosen by another photographer for his wedding day? We first met David at his friend's wedding, Gokul, who is also our favorite couples of all time. Shortly after, David reached out to us and decided to have us as his wedding photographer. Shooting for another photographer's wedding is a new experienc...
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Should I do first look?

April 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
You heard about First Look from your friends, from your photographers, or read it online. For anyone who comes across this article and has no idea what First Look is, it is the time when the groom first sees the bride before the ceremony. How is it done? Usually, the groom waits somewhere and the bride approaches him from behind, taps on his should...
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Bridal Boudoir - Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

April 07, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
During our trip to Viet Nam, we were so fortunate to work on some other projects besides weddings. One of them was this bridal boudoir, and this couldn't have been any better. Our friend introduced Ngoc Truong to us, a lovely and charming lady. She was shy and nervous on our first day meeting. However, she quickly became confident and daring, show...
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Rengstorff House Wedding | Melissa & Greg

April 05, 2017  •  Leave a Comment
Hotel: Hampton Inn Mountain View Venue: Rengstorff House 2nd photographer: Michael Dang
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Forest Hill Club House Wedding | Jinjin & Salvador

October 05, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
To be the photographer for both engagement and wedding is one of the best things we have with our couples. It is amazing because we can personally see their amazing transformation, the same persons at two different stages of their life. We still remember Jinjin & Salvador's engagement back in March, when we first met them and know how kind and down...
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Saratoga Springs Wedding | Kelsey & Richard

September 14, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Venue: Saratoga Springs 2nd photographer: Eric Tran Save
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Corinthian Grand Ballroom Wedding | Rosita & Adrian

September 01, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
Can't say enough how this wedding was about dancing and the champ was our groom, Adrian. Although he is not a professional dancer, he knows how to get his guests involved with his moves and I never see him stop doing so. The first time when I met them in person was last Fall. They were a young passionate couple (and they are still now), came to me...
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Simplicity Bridal Boudoir with Courtney

August 30, 2016  •  Leave a Comment
A boudoir session can be a surprising gift for your husband to-be. With the right outfits and location, you can make it real simple. We think that boudoir is not always about fancy room or outfits, and you shouldn't take much time out of your busy life to plan for something like this. Indeed, with the right idea and good preparation, you can still...
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