Results: Weddings – Chinese

Hamish and Lynettes Wedding at SFX and the Mandarin Oriental Hotel Kuala Lumpur

Originally posted 2006-05-07 02:18:44. Lynette was the wedding co-ordinator for the Mandarin Oriental hotel in Kuala Lumpur when she contacted me to cover her wedding to her fiance Hamish. They decided to honor the traditions of both their heritages, and decided to have both a Hindu temple wedding and Roman Catholic ceremony. For the temple...

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Wedding Dinner at the Carcosa Seri Negara

Originally posted 2006-04-29 20:14:45. Ming and Ezane’s wedding was held at the luxury hotel Carcosa Seri Negara in the heart of  Kuala Lumpur.  The hotel consists of two mansions dating from colonial times. They were the residence of the British Governor General and Queen Elizabeth has previously stayed there, making it a fairly exclusive place...

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Romantic Portraits at the Avillion Port Dixon

Originally posted 2005-09-29 21:42:04. Tyler and Chin Vens pre-wedding portraits were taken at the Avillion in Port Dixon using black and white film. This was 2005 and the industry was in the middle of changing over from digital to film based photography. Film has a magical romantic quality all of its own. Please note the...

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The Wedding of Pastor Kevin Loo to Esther Ku in City Harvest Church

Originally posted 2005-07-06 23:56:02. I have been going through the archives and posting up these golden oldies recently. Here’s Pastor Kevin and Esthers wedding in City Harvest Church (CHC), Subang Jaya. When they asked me to be their wedding photographer I didn’t realise that I was going to end up covering weddings for almost the...

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Peter and Dianne’s Renewal of vows in St Andrews Church and Dinner at the Carcosa Seri Negara

Originally posted 2005-02-05 01:56:09. I know Peter and Dianne from Calvary Church in Damansara Heights (now relocated to the Calvary Convention Centre in Bukit Jalil). They wanted to do a renewal of vows and opted for St Andrews Church in Raja Chulan. An officiant flew up from Singapore to do the rites as they are...

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Montage Wedding Album for Cheryl and Jinhun

Originally posted 2004-12-15 17:36:50. Old Traditions Made New: Like most weddings we shoot the bride and groom had FUN!  Cheryl and Jin’s wedding started as a traditional Chinese wedding, complete with bargaining and tea ceremony, progressed to wedding portraiture at the Sheraton imperial, and then on into a dinner and party.  As always, the photography...

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Chinese New Year Family Reunion Photo Sessions

Originally posted 2016-12-04 21:08:37. Just a quick post today. I suddenly realised Chinese New Year is just around the corner! It is the time when families get together and celebrate the upcoming Chinese New Year. Over the season I do a lot of family shoots, both in my studio as well as at some of...

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Anna from That Special Occasion’s Wedding Photography

Originally posted 2002-12-15 01:37:10. Anna Lee is the co-owner and partner of That Special Occasion, as well as a good friend of mine and I was very please to be asked to photograph her wedding in 2002. Digital SLRs were rare and pricey at that time, so we shot film. I used Ilford Delta 400...

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Renewal Lutheran Church Wedding of Patrick and Evelyn

Originally posted 2016-10-22 12:46:36. “Hi Grant!!! I have downloaded all the beautiful pictures!! Love it! 🙂 Thank you!! Cheers! ~Evelyn” I LOVE getting this type of feed back and it is always nice to hear. Sadly so many people deny themselves good photography on their wedding day citing it is too expensive little realizing that...

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Tips for Capturing a Wedding Discreetly without being a Distraction

Originally posted 2016-10-01 02:32:41. I was asked recently by another photographer to write a post about one of the distinguishing features of my own particular shooting style. That is, how to capture a wedding discreetly, without being a distraction to the proceedings. I think we need to examine why this is important, as well as...

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Wedding at Renewal Lutheran Church of Sarah and Louis

Originally posted 2016-07-16 12:45:03. “Thank you for all the photos, they’re so lovely! It was very thoughtful of U to add the little surprise in as well 🙂 “~ Sarah Sarah an Louis celebrated their wedding at Renewal Lutheran Church aka Oasis of Care, in Petaling Jaya.  It is a really warm and wonderful church....

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A Wedding in Saint Barnabas Klang and Wedding reception at the KL Sentral Hilton

Originally posted 2015-07-25 22:58:57. Annie and Andre’s wedding was a split affair between the traditional Bidayuh wedding in Kuching, Sarawak and dinner at the Hilton in KL Sentral. I only covered the Kuala Lumpur side, which included a church wedding at Saint Barnabas church in Klang. The decor at the Hilton was stunning. Really fine affair...

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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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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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Pre Wedding Portraits at the Aloft Hotel in KL Sentral

Originally posted 2014-05-15 15:50:09. This set of pre wedding portraits were taken at the Aloft hotel in KL Sentral. The Aloft Hotel is a really nice location for weddings and one of  the really interesting features of the hotel is that the wedding couple can drive their wedding car right up and INTO the ballroom....

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Wedding at the Holy Spirit Church, Greenlane, Penang and banquet at the Park Royal Batu Ferringhi

Originally posted 2013-12-14 13:14:47. Jaclyn and Michael’s wedding was held in the Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Spirit, Greenlane, Penang.  It was a smaller wedding but loads of fun as everyone knew each other. Jaclyn had a beautiful dress as you can see in her portraits. The other nice touch was on her shoes...

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Wilfred and Chintia’s Wedding in Pekanbaru, Sumatra.

Originally posted 2013-10-15 12:20:52. Just back yesterday from covering a church wedding in Pekanbaru, Sumatra, Indonesia. Saw lots of friends from City Harvest Church in Subang Jaya as most of the friends in attendance know the bride and groom from their student days studying in Sunway/Taylors colleges. Pastor Kevin from City Harvest Subang was in...

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Geoff and Ellies’ Wedding in Taiping and Putrajaya

Originally posted 2013-08-01 14:37:41.   Geoff and Ellie had flown in from Canada so they could celebrate with Ellie’s parents in the town of Taiping where they held a traditional Chinese Tea ceremony and banquet dinner for the family. Geoff’s folks flew down from Canada to enjoy the ceremonies and they were also joined by...

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Smallest Wedding Ever in St Barnabas Church Klang

Originally posted 2013-06-20 11:31:40. Agnes contacted me from Japan where she has been living for the past 8 years. She was coming back to Malaysia to get her marriage with her fiance Isao registered with the government. As she had been away for so long she was a bit out of touch with the wedding...

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Wedding in St Johns Cathedral and Berjaya Times Square

Originally posted 2013-06-19 02:35:17. Ben and Yin’s wedding was both a special day for them and a unique one in Malaysia’s wedding photography industry. Why? Because my friend Mr How brought along his brand new Canon 200-400 F4L, The first and only one in Malaysia. I will share more on this lens at the end...

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Fujifilm X-Pro1 as a wedding camera

Originally posted 2012-12-01 00:29:53. Back in September I covered a wedding in Kota Kinabalu and had the FujiFilm X-Pro1 along with me. While relying on my main DSLRs I wanted to test out the viability of using Fuji’s retro styled camera for weddings. My background was from way back when we used film, including the...

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Designer wedding gowns by Vera Wang, Badgley Mishka, St Pucchi, Reem Acra, Carolina Herrera, Madeline Gardner, Monique Lhuillier, and Pronovias Costura

Originally posted 2017-12-07 14:36:45. Featuring gowns by Vera Wang, Badgley Mishka, St Pucchi, Reem Acra, Carolina Herrera, Madeline Gardner, Pronovias Costura, and Monique Lhuillier   I think all ladies would like to wear a beautiful gown by a New York designer for their wedding day. The problem is they are out of most peoples price...

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Tremayne and Chun Hua’s Chinese Wedding and Reception at the Ahyat Abalone Restaurant

Originally posted 2012-11-13 14:09:37. Tremayne and Chun Hua asked me to be their wedding photographer to cover their traditional Chinese wedding. The day started off with bridal make up and hair styling at the Grand Dorsett Hotel in Subang followed by a very relaxed tea ceremony back at Tremayne’s family home. The whole family was...

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Ryan and Rebecca’s Wedding at St Thomas Church and the Hyatt Regency, Kuantan

Originally posted 2012-10-27 21:57:30. Rebecca asked me to be her wedding photographer back in May this year. Like many of my out station brides the first time we met was the night before the wedding when we checked into our hotel. After that it was off to the rehearsal at St Thomas Church in the...

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Mac and Kevin’s Wedding at Our Lady of Lourdes, Klang and Cyberview Lodge

Originally posted 2012-10-06 14:26:22. Mac and Kevin approached me to be their wedding photographer earlier this year. it was a two day event with their Roman Catholic wedding at Our Lady of Lourdes in Klang, followed by lunch and their tea ceremony. It turned out to be one of the most fun tea ceremonies to...

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Melissa and Donovan’s Wedding in Sacred Heart Cathedral and the Hyatt Hotel in Kota Kinabalu

Originally posted 2012-09-30 14:56:56. Melissa and Donovan called me from Kota Kinabalu to ask whether I would be interested to fly over to be their wedding photographer for their big day in Sabah. Melissa is Kadazan which is an instant draw card for me. I have been the wedding photographer for a number of Sabahan’s...

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Fan Jean and Lee’s Wedding at Home and Reception at the Shangrila Tanjung Aru, Kota Kinabalu

Originally posted 2012-09-22 00:20:54. Kota Kinabalu, beautiful  location, lovely people. I first met FanJean when I was the wedding photographer at City Harvest Church (CHC) in Subang Jaya several years ago, and when she contacted me to be her wedding photographer back in her home town of Kota Kinabalu I leapt at the chance. Her...

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Fuji X-Pro1 at a Passion Road Wedding

Originally posted 2012-08-05 01:21:55. Too early to comment too much on the Fuji X-Pro1 for now but I brought one along with the 35mm lens to a wedding at Passion Road in Ampang to use along side our pro-cameras. I will let the images speak for themselves, but I think I like it. Bride’s sister...

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Naoko’s Wedding at the Hilton in Central, Kuala Lumpur.

Originally posted 2012-08-02 20:03:01. Naoko is from Japan and works at the PJ Hilton as the wedding and events manager. Her wedding was held at the  Hilton in Central, Kuala Lumpur. I was delighted when she called me regarding being her actual day wedding photographer. There were lots of friends from the hotel industry present...

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