For our last full day in Vietnam, we went back to Hanoi. We left Sapa in the morning and got into Hanoi around mid-afternoon. We had a bit of a break before our evening activity – a cooking class! Our chef, Hoai, met our group at the hotel and we walked to the local market […]Read more "Vietnam Day Nine – Hanoi"
We were so happy to be back with the Night Hawks for one of our favorite photo shoots in downtown LA! Mike and I started off in Grand Park and had a great time photographing the fountain before we went to the Walt Disney Concert Hall and then the freeway bridges!Read more "Night Hawks DTLA"
When we originally decided to go to Amsterdam, I knew I wanted night pictures. Even though we weren’t going to need our tripods for Africa and it was something extra to pack, I knew I needed to do it. It was 100% worth it. Plus, I ended up doing some star shots in Tanzania, so […]Read more "Amsterdam: After Dark"
I feel like every Night Hawks post I do, I always say “this is one of my favorites!” And that’s because they kind of all are for different reasons! And the Griffith Observatory is actually one of my favorites because I love being in this huge park that overlooks one of the largest cities in […]Read more "Night Hawks: Griffith Observatory"
Since Mike and I have become Night Hawks regulars, we’re always extra excited when we see a new place on the calendar! Belmont Pier was a new place for us and we loved it! It was so peaceful and we got some great pics! We ended the evening in a park on a hill in […]Read more "Night Hawks – Belmont Pier"
This was our THIRD trip with the Night Hawks to the Redondo Pier, and it was just as windy and chilly as the last time we went! The waves were big and the pictures turned out great! I love the birds that hang out on the pier, eager to snatch a fisherman’s prize! In general, […]Read more "Night Hawks – Redondo Beach Pier"
Have I mentioned before how much I looooooooove long exposure photography? The second half of this collection of pictures is why. I will never get bored with night photography OR long exposure photography! This shoot and the Griffith Observatory are my favorites. This was Mike’s first time on this one, because last year my mom, […]Read more "Night Hawks: Downtown LA"
Mike and I were really excited about this Night Hawks trip because we missed it last year! San Pedro is such a neat area and I knew we would get some good pictures! We started the night at the dancing water fountains and snapped pictures of the water show that’s set to music. Then, we […]Read more "Night Hawks – Vincent Thomas Bridge"
This was one of my favorites last year because I FINALLY learned how to take good pictures of fireworks! This year was no different. After a delayed start, the Disney 60th Anniversary Celebration fireworks did not disappoint! I was really happy with how my pictures turned out and can’t wait for next year!Read more "Night Hawks – Downtown Disney"
This night hawks trip was one of my favorites last year, and this year’s trip did not disappoint! Last year, we walked away from the observatory and took pictures from a distance. This year, we stayed close and got some different shots! Then, we went down to Hollywood Boulevard for some street shooting. One of […]Read more "Night Hawks – Griffith Observatory & Hollywood Boulevard"