Author Archives: Shang

A year in the life of a New York family

This post has been over one year in the making – two formal photoshoots, two birthday parties, and two personal hangouts. My husband and I went to business school with the parents, and have been friends ever since. Today’s post is about the second baby. I watched her parents endlessly advocate for her, love her, and […]

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Katherine and Brett, Engaged! | Central Park + Grand Central

It was a blustery, cold day. They had flown in overnight from San Jose, and had a few fun days ahead of them. Thank you Katherine and Brett for gunning it through this engagement session the way you did despite the weather and outside conditions! So happy for you both and congratulations.

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Jenny and Christof, Married! | Central Park Elopement

They met at a camp in west coast U.S. She – outgoing, loves the sunshine. Him – adventurous and persistent. At first, they weren’t “very impressed” with each other. However, a couple more encounters at camp sites, some cycling, and soon enough, Jenny and Christof began traveling the world, and decided one day that . […]

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Joanne & Alex, Married! | Private ocean-side wedding in Sausalito, CA

When I first asked Joanne how she found out about me, she said, “[when I found] your blog and site… i not only got to see your beautiful work, but get to hear your voice through your writing and even follow along in your love story. it just seemed to me you were a genuine, warm person who […]

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Carmen & Brian, Married! | Private Boston Backyard Wedding

Sometimes, we hope for the best, but have to plan for the worst. We don’t know much more time we have on earth with Carmen, who was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer earlier this year, but we do know that she and Brian deserve the best that life can afford them in the time being. […]

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