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Life of Phi is still alive. Lately, I’ve played with the thought of folding it, since I’ve moved on to Instagram as my main platform for sharing all things photography + lifestyle related (and sometimes personal). But this blog is where I started experimenting and sharing online, which gave me great pleasure and excitement. Years ago … Continue reading

August News

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What a year it’s been so far! Here’s wassup… In January, I got published in Melbourne as a freelance food photographer for the Music (here was the first). I realized I liked the process of styling almost as much as capturing it on camera. Hmmm…now thinking of being a one-stop-shop (styling + shooting + retouching = … Continue reading

never too late

Painted in Waterlogue

the twenty-four seventy


A little side note… I’ve been wanting the 24-70 mm lens for a few years now. Retailed at quite a hefty price, and me being a prime girl (24, 50, 85, 105), I kept putting it off, planning to get it once I’ve “made it”. But I knew it was a staple lens to have in one’s … Continue reading


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As announced on my instafeed all of last week, I went to a handful of Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) events and finally narrowed down the photos I took to 4 posts. The city was buzzing and I loved the 2-3 days I spent shooting for my ‘self-imposed’ assignments. This is the first of the four, a … Continue reading

2 months today

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I haven’t forgotten you! I’m finally here, in my cozy studio in Melbourne, Australia and the dust has just finished settling. What have I been up to? I spent a great week in Sydney, reunited with family, visited laid-back Byron Bay, found & made a little home for myself, signed up for yoga/pilates/crossfit, explored, went to some … Continue reading