Monthly Archives: February 2019

Custom Wedding Album Designs

Originally posted 2008-08-08 01:24:10. This page is being updated. Transferring many album designs and thousands (no exaggeration there – phew we have been busy!!) of portfolio images from my old web site to this new one is a massive task so I am doing it in smaller chunks. The albums below are all from my...

A Bulgarian/Punjabi wedding dinner at the Perhentian Island Resort

Originally posted 2015-03-23 15:38:42. Recently I travelled up to Perhentian island off the east coast of Malaysia to cover a Bulgarian/Punjabi wedding. It was a pretty intense  5-6 hour trip as I ran from one wedding in KL to the airport for my flight, land travel then boat to get to the venue which was...

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An Intimate Pastel Themed Wedding at the Four Seasons Langkawi

Originally posted 2015-03-07 14:11:21. Steve and Natalia are from the UK and Russia respectively, and decided to have a beautiful intimate pastel themed wedding at one of my favourite resorts, the Four Seasons in Langkawi. Only two of the family could make it out to Malaysia and it was a wonderful experience despite it being...

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E&O Penang Photography Competition at the 18 East at Andaman Quayside and Straits Quay Marina

Originally posted 2015-03-06 15:11:54. E&O hotel is a colonial classic set up by the same brothers who established Raffles in Singapore. (iPhone) This week I participated in my first ever photography competition.The idea behind the competition was to promote the E&O properties which include 18 Andaman East. Through their Facebook page (Click here to see...

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Model Portrait shoot for Chinese New Year at the Thean Hou Temple with the Fuji X-T1 and 56mm APD f1.2

Originally posted 2015-02-17 14:36:59. Just before Chinese New Year I had a test shoot with the new Fujifilm 56mm APD f1.2 lens on my X-T1. The model and I decided to go down to the Thean Hou Temple to conduct her Model shoot. I will be doing a review later on this lens but for...

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Studio and Garden Family Photography in Bangsar

Originally posted 2015-02-17 08:20:25. The lead up to Chinese New Year was busy with a lot of family photography shoots. Some were in the studio while others were on location. This time we had a combination of both studio and garden.  

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A Wedding at the Majestic Hotel in KL, Ceremony at SFX Church, and Dinner Banquet at the Lake Club

Originally posted 2015-02-16 18:40:18. Over Chinese New Year we covered a wonderful wedding in KL. We all started off at the Majestic Hotel which is simply beautiful. The wedding cars were a classic Rolls Royce and a Bentley which both wafted the wedding couple to SFX church in Petaling Jaya for their wedding ceremony. We...

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Reunion Luncheon Party at Kompassion in Damansara Kim

Originally posted 2015-02-15 13:51:36. Tiffany was visiting from a long stint overseas and asked if I could join her and her friends for a reunion lunch come party at the Thai restaurant Kompassion in Damansara Kim. So I did.

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Valentines Day Pub and Bar Photography at Happer’s

Originally posted 2015-02-14 23:35:44. I was asked to shoot an “Anti-Valentines Day” singles get together at Happer’s Bar and Pub in Damansara Jaya near the Atria shopping Mall for Matchzsticks on Valentines day. It was a fun event and lots of singles got together to meet old friends and make new ones. Shooting was fairly...

80th Birthday and 50th Wedding Anniversary Combo Celebration at the Clark Ballroom in the Le Meridien Hotel

Originally posted 2015-02-14 13:54:08. Valentines Day 2015.  CY Hiew was blessed with a lovely Valentines Day combination celebration at the Clark ballroom in the Le Meridien hotel. It was his 80th birthday as well as 50th Wedding Anniversary with his lovely wife. The event was organized by his children and they blessed their father by...

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1st Birthday Party Baby Photography at the Westin Hotel

Originally posted 2015-02-07 14:29:39. Natalie’s 1st Birthday was held at pool side at the Westin hotel and featured family, friends, ice cream (Yummy!), birthday treats and a balloon sculpting clown. It was a fun and relaxed afternoon. Later we did some family portraits pool side. This was also my first experience with the new Fuji...

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Underwater “Mermaid” Pool Portrait Photography

Originally posted 2015-02-06 16:14:11. I have started doing underwater photography in pools recently. It has been a long time coming as I have wanted to do it for years. Here is my first attempt and I would have to say both my model and I really enjoyed the session.  It’s now her Facebook banner and...

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Underwater Pool Pregnancy Portrait Photography

Originally posted 2015-02-06 12:31:22. This is part of an underwater shoot in which two ladies assisted me as models. One of them, pictured in this series of images, wanted to have her pregnancy recorded. I shoot pregnancy photos but have been wanting to do something quite different from what is being offered in Kuala Lumpur...

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Nikon D750 Flare Issue

Originally posted 2015-01-11 19:54:51. I got one the first Nikon D750 bodies that came into Malaysia. I loved it. Then we heard bout the flare issues. Well I was hit. Bright lighting from certain angles entered the mirror box and played merry havoc with the images. Lens used was the Nikkor 85mm 1.8G. Nikon were...

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Malay Wedding and Bersanding in Kunak and the Promenade Hotel Tawau in Sabah, East Malaysia

Originally posted 2015-01-03 12:00:53. Razli and Llis wedding was celebrated in both Kunak and Tawau, towns in Sabah, East Malaysia. The first evening was the traditional henna night in Lli’s kampong and included a karaoke and some of the best satay I have ever enjoyed. The following morning we went to the local Masjid (mosque)...

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International Wedding at the Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie

Originally posted 2014-12-30 11:05:41. Jared and Marianna contacted me 3 days before their wedding ceremony to ask whether I was free to cover their wedding. Yes 3 days! How does that happen? Romantic story. Jared is originally from Malaysia , and was visiting relatives back here with his parents and siblings along with his Russian...

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Chinese Wedding at the Sunway Resort Hotel and Spa

Originally posted 2014-12-27 16:17:04. Kimberley and Nicholas had their wedding at the Sunway Resort Hotel and Spa. Consisting of a Christian wedding ceremony, tea ceremony and then dinner. We were shooting with the Canon 5DMk3, Sony A7, and Nikon D750 cameras. We are brand agnostic, but at this wedding I discovered the D750 has an...

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Indian Muslim Wedding in the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Originally posted 2014-12-27 02:18:49. Indian Muslim weddings share a mix of several cultural heritages which are familiar to Muslims, Hindus and Sikh customs. Always very colourful and full of the festivities that I love to shoot. These photos cover the engagement, Sangeet, wedding and final wedding banquet at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in central Kuala Lumpur,...

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Model Portraits with the Fujifilm X-T1 and 56mm F1.2 Lens

Originally posted 2014-11-28 19:55:48. A couple of days ago I went out for a model shoot with my Fujifilm X-T1 coupled with the 56mm F1.2 lens attached. Both the camera and my model Jane were a pleasure to work with. I have been using the Fujifilm X-T1 alongside my larger Nikon and Canon SLRs at...

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Persian Wedding at the Four Seasons Langkawi

Originally posted 2014-11-22 09:44:35. We covered a wonderful Persian Wedding at the Four Seasons Langkawi complete with honey and sugar cone ceremonies. It was very intimate and tasteful. Just how I love weddings to be. I have included over 100 photos from this wedding for your pleasure. Cameras used at this wedding were the Canon...

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Wedding at the Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa, Langkawi

Originally posted 2014-10-01 17:45:35. Mid week beach wedding at the Meritus Pelangi Beach Resort & Spa on Langkawi Island. Bride is working in Shanghai and her groom from Taiwan.

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A Double Graduation Studio Photo Shoot

Originally posted 2017-10-14 21:13:43. What is better than one graduation?  TWO of course!! This was originally going to be Eric’s Graduation from Taylors University college but since his sister was back from studying medicine in Kursk the family decided to do two Graduation Photoshoots together. As you can see we had a lot of fun....

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Wedding Dinner of Tengku Nuddin and Kamilah at the Grand Dorsett

Originally posted 2014-08-17 22:22:25. Tengku Nuddin and Kamilah celebrated their wedding dinner at the Grand Dorsett Subang Jaya. It was a warm intimate wedding with close friends and family. A lot of good stories were shared and the guests were entertained by a few of their number who are very good singers.

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Kriya and Theena’s Wedding Dinner at the Prosper Resort in Morib

Originally posted 2014-07-23 10:33:01. Kriya and Theena’s temple wedding was last week. Now it’s time to party! They held their wedding dinner banquet at the Prosper Resort in Morib. Prosper Resort is on the beach front and next to Impian hotel. The Impian shows up on the GPS, Prosper Resort may not, hence I mention...

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Kriya and Theena’s Hindu Temple Wedding Ceremony in Banting

Originally posted 2014-07-02 12:24:40. “Grant, the photos are beautiful. Thank you, thank you so much. The wedding was a very simple affair, with minimal decoration and yet the photos are awesome.”- Kriya

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Family Portraits and Birthday Photography in Malaysia

Originally posted 2014-07-01 18:35:10. For years, I’ve been known as a wedding photographer but what people don’t know is that many of my couples go on to grow their families and when they need great birthday or family portraits, guess who they call? I love shooting kids…every shot is different and every shot tells a...

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