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Arden Cho by Melly Lee (mellylee.com)

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You guys remember my beautiful pal, Arden Cho, right? Arden was one of my first friends I made when I started venturing into Los Angeles after I finished school. Since then we photographed together a number of times. There’s some truly rewarding about photographing the same subject over the years….

Arden Cho

“Baby It’s You” One of the most rewarding things with portrait photography is building relationships with your subjects. Oh look Arden Cho has graced my camera lens with her presence again! The actress/model/singer/girl has an upcoming 2012 EP and hit me up for some photos. Maybe we’ll make a photo series…

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7/52 Garden State

Continuing from last week, this week I pay homage to Garden State another one of my favorite films. Nowadays, especially after Zach Braff’s release of kickstarter funded I Wish I was Here, there seems to be a wave of hatred for this film. However despite whatever  contemporary popular opinions may say about this…

My True Happy

My true happy is “My True Happy.” As I mentioned in an earlier post, I got to work on the album artwork for Arden Cho‘s debut EP “My True Happy.” This was a fun project because I got to collaborate with both Arden and Jenny Ong (neon blush) again and…

Walking with Giants in Sequoia

Over a weekend I went out with my cousins for a trip to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park (SEKI.) Since my cousins aren’t the backpacking type, we opted for car camping and doing a hike that walks you straight into a redwood grove. Despite going during the Spring season at 7,000+…

52 by Melly Lee (mellylee.com)

9/52 Up, Up, and Away

Continuing my exploration of the world after chasing the aurora borealis in Alaska I flew back to LA then hopped into a car and headed up to Yosemite to attempt the Half Dome hike. My adventure seeking pals and I ended up making it to the top! Inspiration I’ve always been fascinated…

Passionate Wedding Photographers

As I’m getting older I’m reaching that point in life where all my friends around me are either getting married, popping out babies, or both! Given our relationship and my occupation I’ll often get hit up to shoot either weddings, engagements, maternity, baby, some sort of photography that is traditionally…

The Answer to “What Camera Should I Get?”

One of the most common questions every budding photographer asks is: what camera should I get? This is usually followed by a complementary statement like I’m not looking for something professional or I’m on a budget or I want something cheap but takes pictures like this [insert famous photo from etc. etc.]. And ladies…