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Arden Cho on Maxim.com

You guys remember my beautiful pal, Arden Cho, right? Arden was one of my first friends I made when I started venturing into Los…

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FrmHeadToToe and Marc Jacobs Beauty

Earlier this year I got to photograph Jen Chae of the From Head To Toe YouTube beauty channel for a social media collaboration with Marc Jacobs Beauty….

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Base Gray

Sometime in the evening my phone received a series of text messages asking if I was available to shoot in the wee hours of…

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Rachel Lynch is Back

My New York pal, Rachel Lynch of the I Hate Blonde style blog was escaping the East coast blizzard via a Los Angeles 80-some…

Manny Pacquiao by Melly Lee (mellylee.com)

Manny Pacquiao

World champion boxer, Manny Pacquiao, has been in Los Angeles recently to promote his upcoming feature film titled Manny and perhaps settled those constant fight…

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25 Things I Learned by 25

Documenting the lessons you learn by the time you reach the end of your quarter life crisis appears to be a milestone post in…

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Back on the VSCO Grid

About a month ago I drove up the 5 North going up to the Bay Area for a friend’s wedding. Since I was in…

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Tape Up Your Gear

Aside from the conventional “what camera/lens are you shooting with” the most common question I get from onlookers and fellow photographers is “why is…