Japan <3 Pakistan & Pakistan <3 Japan

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Recently I shot a small wedding and again what pops out for me afterwards when I sift through the photos are the candid smiles, the unexpected details, the uninhibited children…that’s what I <3 the most :) Click on the arrows to view all photos. xo, Dina

Rosalie for MRC

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Last month I reviewed Rosalie for the MRC *. I think it’s been open for almost 10 years now, so that’s quite impressive! Dana (the writer) and I spent some time chatting with Carl, one of the restaurant’s promoters, on their terrace. Rosalie had its ups and downs and recently this Montreal supperclub just became happening again. The pizza … Continue reading

the little details

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Last weekend I shot a small Pakistani wedding – such great fun. We signed an NDA so I can only show you the little details of this colorful, über-friendly henna party and wedding reception. Enjoy :) xo, Dina

crazy for cupcakes

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So it wasn’t the BIG event we were all expecting like two years ago (actually I think the bigger event is a-comin’), but there were still plenty of cupcakes at the Cupcake Training Camp 2012 in Montreal  last weekend.   Mmm mmm good :) Happy Friday everyone! XO Dina  

confusion for mrc

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Recently I joined the Montreal Restaurant Club (MRC), a wonderful restaurant review site run by mostly students. We go, we shoot, we eat, we critique…it’s so much fun. My first restaurant to shoot was Confusion (1637 Saint-Denis Street, Montreal, 514-288-2225). It’s a tapas place and the ambiance was warm and intimate. That’s all I’m going to say … Continue reading

say hello to my little friend!

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Yep, the G-Man himself! So crunchy delicious with a latte. As I’m trying to practice my food photography whenever I can (it’s a snail-like slow progress…), I would like to show you my simple set-up for taking these photos. It doesn’t get any simpler than this: natural light coming from a side window, and a … Continue reading