Nikon FE test

I acquired this gorgeous 1970s Nikon FE a few years back from a family member but never had the chance to use it. Anyway I dug it out recently, along with my treasure trove of other film cameras, and I’m working on a project that is film exclusive. I’m really excited to get back into real…

An Adventure in Hong Kong, a Trip Report

Okay. Hong Kong was a crazy trip. I’m just going throw it out there right now. You’re going to read this and think: ‘they are completely insane.’ And maybe we are. But I recently read a quote by Genevieve Gorder via Grace Bonney’s In the Company of Women and it just really has been my life statement lately: Travel…

Travel is Life!

The website has been a little quiet lately because we’ve been travelling like madmen. We made a little personal challenge to outdo last year’s travel and so far, we’re way on the mark ✔ Here’s a quick recap of the last month: Austin, Texas : business trip & managed to sneak in some fun time Milan,…

Golden 1 Center Instameet

I had the amazing privilege to tour the new Golden 1 Center last Sunday along with some of Sacramento’s finest Instagrammers and photographers. It’s always a good time to see my pals but it was even more special when you can share this once-in-a-lifetime experience together. It truly is once-in-a-lifetime because this arena — which will…

Seattle Birthday Vibes

I thought last year’s birthday celebrations were amazing but this year has kind of topped the cake… at least for now! Seattle, baby. Picture this. We were sitting at SMF back in March, as we were getting ready to fly down to LAX for our Japan trip, and find that Southwest released a slew of…

Japan, whoop whoop

Japan! Aweeee, can I just go back already? Man, what a great trip. We got to spend over 2 weeks in one of our favorite cities in the world. Here are some more photos. A few observations about this amazing country: Everyone queues up (lines up) for everything. It’s so efficient and polite. I feel…