Dancing In The Streets with Ballerina Silken Kelly
On a hot summer day in New York, I had the opportunity to photograph ballerina Silken Kelly with Fuji X Photographer Omar Z Robles. There’s so much expression and beauty in ballet, capturing it in person was so much fun. After our photoshoot, I was captivated.
Before even taking a…
Flying High with Dirk Dallas - From Where I Drone
As a creative, I’m always looking for new ways to tell a story. Oblivious to drone photography, last June I visited the south side of Brooklyn to attend a drone workshop led by Dirk Dallas (@dirka), founder of the community From Where I Drone, and the insanely popular hashtag #fromwhereidrone. When…
Japan Cuts Ramen Shop Event Recap
Q&A with Eric Khoo and Takumi Saitoh
With Japan Cuts 2018 film festival coming to a close, I’d like to share my favorite bits from the show.
Starting with Ramen Shop, also known as Ramen Teh, I was very surprised the story was much deeper than it looked from the…
Jenny Q Chai in Sonorous Brushes Concert
In a small live music venue tucked away in Fort Greene, Jenny Q Chai performed her multi-sensory concert featuring works by Debussy, Durieux, Ravel, Messiaen, and a US Premiere by Jarosław Kapuściński. The cool thing was there were animations of calligraphy and landscapes projected on the wall. It almost felt…
Artist Spotlight - Miyuki Hyodo - MaKaRi Summer Group Exhibition
On July 26, 2018, Makari, a Japanese antique shop near Union Square, hosted a summer group exhibition showcasing local Japanese artist in New York. I was very excited to meet Miyuki Hyodo, a Wagashi chef based in NY, who I followed through mutual friends. For those who don’t know, Wagashi…