Photography Workshop with the Portrait Culture Team

You guys know that I have a meetup group called SF Bay Area models, bloggers, photographers collective. We had two huge events on the weekend of Jan 20th. We partnered up with the Portrait Culture, Crafted Moment and the Capital One Cafe. We also had a workshop taught by Drenick and Miles. Here is a

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Vlog #5: Trip to Eureka, Staying in an Airstream for the first time!

My friend Jenny and I took a last minute trip to Eureka. We stayed at an Airstream for the first time. It was so cute. The next day we visited old town Eureka and Humboldt Redwood State Park. It was a short but sweet trip.  

Vlog #4: Two Photographers Shoot Two Models

Last weekend, fellow photographer James, Model Chloe, Taylor and I went on a photography excursion to sunset, San Francisco and Mount Tamalpais. Here is a behind the scene look of our little trip and some photos we created from it. Recently I got asked a lot about why I like photography so much. At first

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My Work with Musician AeonFlow. Featured on Outsider’s Magzine

When my musician friend John Krause asks me to take photos of him for a magazine, I was happy to do the job. I have known John for two to three years now. I first met John when he was working on an app for homeless people. He had at one point become homeless when

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Having Faith as an Atheist

Let’s face it, we don’t do well with the unknown. Uncertainties drive us crazy. Since the dawn of civilization, humans have used religion to answer questions that we can’t answer, to explain things we can’t explain, and to give us something to hold on to when we don’t have anything. We humans are very small

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My Winter Essentials – How to Keep Warm in a Cold Climate

Growing up in Northern China, I’m a native to cold climates. I also spent two years in Northern Minnesota for college. I’m going home for Chinese New Year in February. So I thought why don’t I write a piece on my winter essentials. I want to start from basic. If you are going to a

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Books Review of 2017

  For those of you who don’t know me, I’m a book worm and an egg head. I keep track of all the books I have read since 2011. When I read a book, I underline the important part or part that makes me think. I then read the underlined sessions a second time and

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Work With Fashion Blogger/Growth Strategist Nupur

Nupur has a fashion blog @thecrispycorner. She is also a ssocial media and growth strategist. She started her own marketing company this year in May. She said she was afraid that she wouldn’t be able to get enough clients when she first started, but it turned out to be the opposite. When I asked her

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To Stay or To Leave – A young immigrant’s view of America

To stay or to leave, many immigrants probably have asked themselves this question at some point in their adopted country. It’s certainly a question that has haunted me over the years. To answer this question, I have to be very honest with myself. If you immigrated with your family, it’s likely you would stay. If

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