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Kevin Chin

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About

I am privileged to capture life's most precious moments with my camera. Film + digital fine art photographer based in San Francisco traveling the globe for that perfect light!

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Website

http://www.kevinchin.com

Email

kchin@kevinchin.com

Phone

415.701.0600

Social Media

kevinchin.com/blog

See What You Missed on SMP This Week

As I went perusing through this past week's beauties, it quickly became clear that I was crushing hard on all the pretty place settings. From glam to modern, we got all the styles covered and with our LBBers planning, designing and providing some fab rentals, these tables are set to a tee. So I zeroed in on the best of the best to share with you all; may they inspire you to host once delightful...

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A Spring Inspired Table You’ll Want to Copy

Spring is here and it's time to celebrate the season by cozying on up to this tablescape dreamed up by Oh So Inspired workshop. But to simply call this the ultimate spring fete would be a major understated - I mean, just look at that floral canopy! Kevin Chin Photography + Cinema captured it all to share and we've got every floral filled detail waiting in...

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Al Fresco Baby Shower

If I attended this adorable baby shower, I am absolutely positive I would have let out a big 'ol gasp when I arrived. Because the lovely Kate of Kate Siegel Fine Events went above and beyond for this momma-to-be. Captured by Kevin Chin with florals from Nancy Liu Chin, a cake from ...

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Hawaiian Garden Party Wedding Inspiration

Get a bunch of creatives together in one space, let them get their hands dirty and you can pretty much guarantee we're going to get some showstoppers. At a recent mini Oh So Inspired workshop, Nancy Liu Chin shared some of her event and floral design insight as attendees styled away, with Kevin Chin snapping it all up for us...

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Sleek + Sophisticated Black Tie Wedding

This, loves, is how you do a wedding.  Think two dapper grooms, a dream team of San Fran vendors (Morgan EventsSweet On CakePaula LeDuc and ...

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Elegant San Francisco Art Museum Wedding

I've detailed my love for cinematography before, and this piece of pretty? Well, m'dears it's no different. Because with Kevin Chin Photography + Cinema behind the film you know you're in for a few laughs and happy tears. Press play to see the entire day unfold! [iframe http://player.vimeo.com/video/92956435 600 338] From...

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Romantic Valentine’s Breakfast Inspired Shoot

Grand gestures of love are fab, but sometimes something as simple as breakfast for two in your own backyard can be the best way to celebrate Valentine's. Take it from wedding experts Nancy Liu Chin and her husband Kevin Chin, who are showing us a sweet way to start the holiday of love. A few simple decorations, a tray of goodies...

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Modern Carneros Inn Wedding

From the second I locked eyes with this modern love affair, I knew today would turn into something extra special. Because when we're talking vendors like Nancy Liu Chin DesignsCharmed Events and Kevin Chin behind the scenes, pretty (and I mean pretty) things are bound to follow. Scout out every fun, fresh, boldly...

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Asian Art Museum

There are a million reasons to love San Francisco, that's for sure; but since my introduction to the iconic Asian Art Museum, I've got a million and one! The stunning + sophisticated Beaux-Arts building was constructed in 1917 and renovated in 2003 by famed architect Gae Aulenti. Boasting travertine columns, carved stone arches + breathtaking, ornate ceilings, this venue is an absolute stunner.

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Palm Springs Rehearsal Dinner from Nancy Liu Chin

I swear this rehearsal dinner doesn't need a description, I could just stare at the gorgeous images all day (that Kevin Chin is a genius I tell you). Designed and styled by the talented Nancy Liu Chin, I'm thinking this jewel-tone inspired palette needs to be everywhere. EVERYWHERE! Bonus: the beauty doesn't stop here, ...

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Napa Valley Wedding from Kevin Chin Photography + Events of Distinction

For those of you looking for a fresh idea for the backdrop for your photobooth, today's sweet California soiree is dedicated to you. SMP weddings are always filled with lovely details to harmonize with the lovely romance in order to get your inspiration boards started. But Kevin Chin Photography's account of this wedding has the most amazing paper flowered backdrop that would be perfect for your photo station, your ceremony, or even behind...

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Sonoma Wedding Inspiration by BLR Life Photography & Cinema

I think "Eat Dessert First" might be my new motto in life.  And when those desserts are surrounded by some adorable garden wedding inspiration put together by a magical group of vendors like BLR Life Photography & CinemaA Savvy Event and Nancy Liu Chin?  Why that is even sweeter!  I love the vibrant and...

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California Wedding by Lisa Lefkowitz

Lisa Lefkowitz seems to reign Queen when it comes to drool inducing weddings. She either gets the BEST clients ever or she has a magical ability to photograph every wedding so that it is more than magazine worthy. I'm thinking that it's probably a little of both. Well, this San Francisco beauty is no different. It's tradition with a twist...a classic approach with contemporary styling. With a who's who of Bay Area vendors including...

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Engagement Session by Kevin Chin

One more e-session for you guys to fall in love with. This one, shot by Kevin Chin (who is not only an amazing photographer, he's also the hubby of Nancy Liu Chin...a favorite SMP florist) is ALL charm. The photos were shot using a a Holga, which is a plastic vintage camera that gives the photos a vintage feel.

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Travel Themed Weddings

I am not much for themes when it comes to weddings. I am not much for themes when it comes to anything. BUT, there is the rare exception to the rule in my book of all things great...travel. I've started to see weddings that focus on travel and long distance loves start to pop up and there is just something so romantic about the idea.

We have a gorgeous travel themed affair coming up in a bit, but before we get to it, I wanted to share some fun travel inspired details that I've found...

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The Wedding University, Part II

There were so many inspiring table settings that the fabulous designers at The Wedding University came up with, I had to share a few more...

From Viola...The inaugural Wedding University took place on Sunday, February 8, 2009. We were filled to capacity with enthusiastic couples eager to learn the many aspects of wedding planning. From 11am-5pm, our students rotated between classes to learn about wedding design...

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The Wedding University

First of all, so sorry to be starting off today a little late! I am fighting off my THIRD Winter cold, which is no fun at all. But, I have a really fun day of posts for you, so let's get right to it.

Some of you remember a feature that we did about The Wedding University...in a quick nutshell, the wonderful Viola of Chewing the Cud partnered up with Jubilee of...

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