March 23, 2011 Nick Leong

Main Photographer: Steph Tan Assistant Photographer: Myself Make-up Artist: Lee Kuen Working with other photographers gave me opportunities to witness weddings that I would otherwise have not. My first assignment with Steph Tan, was to capture the moments for a multi-culture, fusion wedding that is definitely very unique. It was a combination of Indian and Chinese, as Ram and Jean, officially mark their journey together as a couple. It was also the first time I have shot a wedding inside Temple of Fine Arts, and what a beautiful venue it was! It had some funky lights, and a stage that…

February 28, 2011 Nick Leong

It was my first time submitting for the Wedding & Portrait Photographers International (WPPI) 16×20 Print Competition and I wasn’t expecting much. I just wanted to know where I stood among my peers and what benchmark I should set for myself this year. So, it was a pleasant surprise when Louis Pang took a picture of one of my submissions that made it onto the WPPI Gallery, garnering an Award of Excellence, which is a small recognition of my work. It was still a pretty awesome way to start the day! Thank you Louis for snapping the pic and sending…