Posted on September 1, 2012 by mikechien on Weddings

Jason and Amy


Jason and Amy threw the greatest carnival themed wedding I could ever imagine on a warm sunny day in Livermore. Games, rides, good food and Jason’s homebrews were all amazing. This is their first dance caught in the afternoon sun.

Posted on November 14, 2009 by mikechien on Portrait, Weddings

Julia & Reid’s Wedding

My sister and now brother in-law pulled off the greatest do-it-yourself wedding a couple weeks ago. They pulled help from friends to help with practically everything including the location, flowers, centerpieces, heat lamps… the list goes on and on. As usher and photographer, I definitely had my hands full but it was an amazing time. […]

Posted on July 3, 2008 by mikechien on Weddings

Jeannie & Robbie

Caught this moment while Jeannie & Robbie were watching their wedding slideshow. It’s a good thing there was a backup projector because the original one crapped out right before it was supposed to begin.

Posted on by mikechien on Weddings

Girl watching Newlyweds

I saw this girl from across the reception hall sitting neatly and watching the newlyweds, Jeannie and Robbie, do the most unconventional dance routine I’ve ever seen. I particularly like the semi-reflection of the girl in the floor. I attempted hand coloring the girl with everything else black and white but liked this version better.

Posted on March 9, 2008 by mikechien on Weddings

Girish & Angie: Old Wall

Girish, Angie and I spent the late afternoon near Baker beach where a lot of photographers go for engagement and wedding photos. We stumbled on these old concrete walls after the sun had already set and thought they’d make a nice backdrop.