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Elodie + Vincent

Flags Hiding In The Streets Of Hong Kong

“FLAG IT UP” – when pictures claim their nationalities. I have been always attracted to graphic design and photography has become a tool to find graphics in the real world and give them life through the people moving in that space. In my search for geometry, patterns and colors, I found myself seeing flags. Flags
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Hollyfood: When Food And Movies Meet

The story started 3 years ago when my wife won the TV show “Masterchef”. She decided to change her life and open a cake shop, so she asked me to take some pictures of her creations. At first, I took some “classic” pictures but then I became more and more interested in the way these
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Nathalie + Jan

The Bajau, the nomads of the sea

Traditionally, the Bajau resided in small boats, sailing day and night with the currents, counting only on their fishing gear to make a living. This is how they earned the title of the “sea gipsies”. Others used to live in hiding and many still live nowadays in the middle of nowhere, on floating villages built
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10 Reasons why hire a Wedding Videographer

Sure, hiring a videographer is an expense you have to factor into your big day budget (just like any other wedding vendor), but many couples feel that footage of their wedding day is priceless. If you can’t wait to curl up on the couch and watch your ceremony on repeat or to email blast the reception
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40,000 facebook fans

We have now reached 40,000 fans on our facebook page. We want to thank all our fans on facebook for helping us get there

Wedding Trends 2015

2015 Colour Trends The theme for Pantone’s top colour picks for 2015 weddings are En Plein Air which in English means “in the open air.” Think gentle and soft muted hues. Aquamarine will be present everywhere next wedding season. This colour is cool and ethereal (and may even prove to be a stress reducer!). As
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Wedding Dresses, Do’s & Don’ts

There’s no other tradition as synonymous with marriage as the white wedding gown. And for some brides the process started years ago. Are you the bride who started looking for your wedding dress before you were even engaged? You’re not alone. Most brides have thought about walking down the aisle in their wedding dress for years, probably envisioning
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Magic under the moonlight

Two unattached souls by morning, joined together through matrimonial union by sundown.

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