bare

[ photo / edit ]

I sometimes send my friends the edited photos that make them either “ooh ah, how can you think of that pose” or “come on, you’re not keeping this weird picture!”. Truth is I hardly know how to ask my friends to “pose”. It’s either that those who were my models are geniuses or I let my camera do its job of capturing. I love natural moments. I love smiles and I love the sun. I love eccentric expression. The content should be bare enough.

Then I can move to Lightroom, let my mood direct my eyes and put on the photo tons of coloring 🙂

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trials n errors

I was pretty excited editing these photos a couple of weeks ago, but as I am looking back now they are more like my failed attempt to imitate the “Japanese filmic colors”. My preferences for photoshoot keep changing through trials and errors and hopefully my learning curve is steeper over time.

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Velvet and Lace

[ design / photo / photo edit ]

There are a couple of stories going with this dress. This was made to attend weddings which I had expected to be abundant at 2016 end and I would be extremely busy going one after another. Yet for some reasons I found myself missing out on most of those occasions, hence the dress hanged intact in my closet. This dress was also my first aquaintance with the use of velvet, which now I see so pretty to be added in various forms of patterned fabric. And how much grown up and pretty I felt wearing it yesterday.

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