Ronny Jaques may be a relatively unknown photographer for mainstream fashion audience, however he is one of the most innovative photographer in his class, of the same caliber of Slim Arons and Richard Avedon (the latter arguably being the most well-known). The 2008 published “Stolen Moments: The Photographs of Ronny Jaques” by Pamela Fiori displays [...]
The ones that inspire me to stop and stare, to contemplate and write about.
After watching A Man’s Story screening at Academy of Art University on Friday, November 2, 2012, there is no doubt in my mind that Ozwald Boateng is a very accomplished British menswear designer armed with impeccable sense of style, masterful classic tailoring technique, and relentless drive to get him from one point of his life [...]
Chatting with Japanese actor and comedian Rome Kanda at J-Pop Summit Festival 2012 was one of those random opportunities that I can’t help feeling truly blessed and humbled. I was passing through in front of New People building trying to get something to eat in between one event to the next when the opportunity to [...]
The San Francisco fashion & art enthusiasts have been eagerly awaiting the Jean Paul Gaultier exhibition at de Young Museum (March 24 – August 19, 2012). The Grand Fête with Jean Paul Gaultier himself on March 24 will mark the official start of the Jean Paul Gaultier frenzy.
Lately I’ve been chatting with photographers who express their complaint with digital photography. While it’s now superior to the traditional analog photographs, there’s still this “void” of emotion. The resulting image is missing what the photographer’s feeling the moment he captures the picture. In other words, it’s difficult for photographers to convey their feelings about [...]
You think making a shirt (or any piece of clothing) is easy as cake? Well….if you want to make them WELL, think again: Everything I Learned in Design School in Under 4 Minutes from Steven B. Wheeler on Vimeo. Taken from Definitive Touch. Brilliant and eye-opening, Musank
Just a quick post today. If there’s one thing that my friends from East Bay, San Francisco, Fremont, Peninsula, or South Bay all have in common, is that they all talk about Alice Summerthing concert this Sunday, June 26, 2011 at Golden Gate Park, noon to 4. And let’s not forget the 41st Annual Pride [...]