If you’re anything like me, packing everything in a carry-on is the only way to travel. While it would be ideal to opt for a larger check-in suitcase, I prefer not to play a game of Russian roulette and risk an airline losing my luggage. There are ways to remedy such situations, especially if you […]

Camera Gear, Content Creation, Travel

January 22, 2024

Packing 2 Weeks Essentials In A Carry-On As A Travel Photographer

Sitting in a hotel lobby with two weeks worth of clothes packed into a carry-on suitcase.

NYC is a city that has mastered the art of reaching for the stars, both figuratively and quite literally. One of the most spectacular manifestations of this ambition is Edge NYC Observatory, the highest outdoor sky deck in the Western Hemisphere, perched on top of 30 Hudson Yards. This modern marvel offers a one-of-a-kind experience […]

Content Creation, NYC Photography

November 25, 2023

Experience Sunrise at Edge NYC Observatory

Silhouette from Edge NYC observatory sunrise.

Let me start by saying that I’ve only ventured to Summit One Vanderbilt observatory during the tranquil embrace of sunrise. If you’ve seen the crowds during regular daytime hours on social media, you’ll understand why. As the newest observatory in New York City, this place can get busy, with security noting that it can see […]

Content Creation, NYC Photography

November 4, 2023

Experience Sunrise at SUMMIT One Vanderbilt Observatory

Reflection of the mirrored floor and walls of Summit One Vanderbilt observatory before sunrise.

Up in the mountains of Utah, I was invited to go on my first Sony Kando Trip! I have never been so nervous to attend something in my adult life as I was going to my inaugural Kando Trip mainly because I didn’t know anyone and there were world-famous photographers attending. This brand-sponsored event took […]

Camera Gear, Content Creation, Entrepreneurship, Personal Life, Travel

September 16, 2023

Recap Of My First Sony Kando Trip!

An incredible sunset burn seen from the summit of Snowbird Resort in Utah, where Sony Kando Trip was hosted.

Washington, DC is a city full of landmarks and monuments, but nothing is quite as breathtaking as seeing cherry blossoms at Tidal Basin during peak bloom. Every year, thousands of visitors flock to the city to witness the blooming of the cherry trees and experience the natural beauty that symbolizes our nation’s capital. History of […]

Content Creation, Hotels, Photo Locations, Travel

May 15, 2023

Best Places To See Cherry Blossoms In Washington D.C.

Even though it’s officially spring as of March 20, it’s not really spring until the cherry blossoms start blooming in NYC. New York City in spring is absolutely magical! With the warmer weather comes an extra pep in your step. Seeing cherry blossoms in NYC in particular is a major draw for both locals and […]

Content Creation, NYC Photography, Photo Locations

April 27, 2023

The Best Places To See Cherry Blossoms In NYC!

Roosevelt Island is one of the best places to see cherry blossoms in NYC.

Self-portraits have become increasingly popular in recent years, especially among millennials and Gen-Z who want to capture their own photos and videos without relying on anyone else. It’s ironic because in the beginning of the social media era, being in the picture was viewed as cringy and self-absorbed. Now, it’s accepted! One of the most […]

Content Creation, Photography Tips

April 22, 2023

Don’t Rely On Anyone – How to Take Self-Portraits Anywhere!

Multiple duplicates of Erin Donahue for one self-portrait.

Short on time, but want to visit a beautiful city full of history, views, and good eats? Then a thorough Savannah GA itinerary is all you need! Savannah has been on my list of locations to visit for a while, and it did not disappoint. It’s quick and easy to get to from New York […]

Content Creation, Hotels, Travel

March 27, 2023

A Thorough 3-Day Savannah GA Itinerary

Make sure to add to your Savannah, GA itinerary a walk through the tree tunnel at the Wormsloe Historic Site.

Brooklyn has some of the best views of the NYC skyline to take pictures from. It has its own culture and character, with so many activities and options depending on your priority. Just like “the city” is not just Manhattan, Brooklyn is not just DUMBO or Williamsburg. As the second-largest borough, there’s so much to […]

Content Creation, NYC Photography, Photo Locations

April 28, 2022

The Best Brooklyn Photography Spots To Take Pictures

Sunrise portrait on the Brooklyn Bridge which is one of the best Brooklyn photography spots.

Did you know the largest U-pick tulip farm in the country is next door to NYC in New Jersey? If you didn’t, now you do! With over 8 million tulips, Holland Ridge Farms quite literally puts the ‘garden’ in the Garden State. Located about 90 minutes outside of NYC in the town of Cream Ridge, […]

Content Creation, Photo Locations, Travel

April 19, 2022

Day Trip Idea: Visit A U-Pick Tulip Farm In NYC!

Holland Ridge Farms is a New Jersey Tulip Farm during the spring season.