It’s hard to find wisteria in NYC. The purple weed that hangs off the sides of things is not something New York City is known for. However, along with hunting for tulips and cherry blossoms in NYC, wisteria has been added to my list. In the locations where wisteria in NYC can be found in […]

NYC Photography, Photo Locations

May 14, 2024

The Hysteria Of Where To Find Wisteria in NYC

The East Midtown Greenway is a hidden gem on where to find wisteria in nyc.

Head In The Clouds Festival has kicked off the summer festival season in New York City! Despite unseasonably cold temperatures, music fans eagerly gathered at the iconic Forest Hills Stadium to witness a pioneering showcase of Asian artistry. What I love about festivals in NYC is that they have to end early due to noise […]

Concert Photography

May 13, 2024

Photographing Head In The Clouds Festival

The stage of Head In The Clouds Festival NY at Forest Hills Stadium.

This might give you meticulous travel planners a heart attack, but I completely winged traveling around Tokyo. Typically, when I visit a destination, I prefer checking out a lot of the free stuff. If it’s free, it’s for me! Before my trip, I limited taking into account the recommendations from social media since my cousin […]

Travel

May 11, 2024

Things To Do In Tokyo 4 Day Itinerary

Crystal Universe in both of Tokyo's teamLabs is a must visit during a Japan 14 day itinerary.

If you’re seeking to explore some lesser-known yet incredible parts of the country, you’ll want to steal this Fukuoka 3-Day Itinerary. I don’t know who needs to hear this, but there’s more to Japan than the popular destinations of Tokyo, Osaka, and Kyoto! As part of my two-week trip through Japan, along with Tokyo and […]

Travel

May 11, 2024

Discover Fukuoka 3 Day Itinerary

Hakata in Fukuoka is a central transportation hub on Kyushu Island.

As part of my two-week trip through Japan, along with Tokyo and Fukuoka, this Nagasaki 3-day itinerary breaks down everything to do if you plan a visit. Nagasaki is a city in Japan’s Kyushu island and is unfortunately one of the two locations the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on during WWII. It’s a hilly […]

Travel

May 11, 2024

Discover Nagasaki 3 Day Itinerary

The Meganebashi Bridge is a popular photo spot in Nagasaki because it's the only bridge that has two tunnels while the rest have one.

It seems like everyone and their mother are traveling to Japan, myself included. If you’re planning a trip to Japan and have 14 days to explore, you’re in for a treat! Be warned though: this doesn’t even scratch the surface. Japan has so much to see and do that you need a long time to travel […]

Travel

May 11, 2024

First-Timer’s Guide to Traveling Japan in 14 Days

Zojoji Temple with a solar flare is a beautiful site to see during a Japan 14 day itinerary.

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to walk the perimeter of Manhattan? This activity in NYC has been a bucket list item of mine for years, and I finally accomplished it at the Great Saunter, a 32-mile “saunter.” Previously, I had always expressed a desire to walk this, but knowing myself, I needed an […]

Personal Life

May 6, 2024

What To Expect Walking The Great Saunter: 32 Miles Around Manhattan

How many steps it takes to walk 32 miles at the Great Saunter.

What a whirlwind the first quarter of 2024 has been! On April 8, 2024, I witnessed and photographed my first total solar eclipse. It was such an incredible experience! After a month away in Taiwan and Japan, I thought I was going to jump on another plane and head down to Texas to photograph the […]

Camera Gear, Photography Tips, Travel

April 27, 2024

Mistakes I Made Photographing The Total Solar Eclipse

Corona shot of a total solar eclipse.

When it comes to commercial photography, the image of a large studio space that’s well-equipped often comes to mind. However, such a studio can be costly, whether you somehow have the space at home it comes with its own rental lease. But fear not! With a little creativity and some smart investment decisions, you can […]

Commercial Photography, Entrepreneurship, Photography Tips

February 28, 2024

DIY Home Photography Studio With One Light

Self-portraits in my home photography studio using a wall mount and Savage Seamless paper.

New York City, one of the most diverse cities in the world, celebrates Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year. This annual celebration is based on the lunisolar Chinese calendar and is observed by billions worldwide, marking the first new moon of the year and lasting 15 days. Lunisolar combines the solar, lunar, […]

Event Photography, NYC Photography

February 28, 2024

Where To Celebrate Lunar New Year in NYC