Tags archives: feature

  • Published | Shawna Yang Ryan, Ink Magazine

  • Today marks the 70th anniversary of the February 28 (228) Massacre in Taiwan. Tens of thousands were murdered by the Nationalist government that had fled China and taken over rule in Taiwan, and martial law was imposed for 40 years thereafter. Incredibly, Taiwan has since become a vibrant democracy [...]
  • Green Island by Shawna Yang Ryan

  • On February 28, 1947 began the infamous events of "228," a widespread massacre of tens of thousands of Taiwanese by the Nationalist (KMT) government that had recently arrived from China. The 228 Massacre became a taboo topic in the subsequent years of martial law that extended through the 1980s and [...]
  • Shawna Yang Ryan | Author Portraits

  • I first met and photographed Shawna six years ago, when her first book Water Ghosts had just been released by Penguin Press. Now her second novel has been completed and is available for preordering: Green Island. The book has been Shawna's labor of love over the last decade and is a work of historic[...]
  • Brown Fox Calligraphy Workshop

  • One of the best things about being in the wedding industry is finding other vendors whom you just love to work with and collaborating together on all sorts of projects. In the past few weeks, I've connected with my friend Brianne of Brown Fox Calligraphy to help her photograph some of her beautiful [...]
  • I'm In A Magazine! | Featured in Hooray! Magazine

  • My thirtieth birthday party was half a year ago, but the celebration continues. After being featured on Style Me Pretty, my photographs got picked up for publication in this beautiful Australian magazine, Hooray! Magazine. It's filled with large photographs, and I got three-and-a-half spreads for my[...]
  • My 30th Birthday, Featured on Style Me Pretty

  • One month ago, we were all gathered in the beautiful backyard garden at my office in San Francisco, dining under the string lights and kicking off my 30s in style. My party is now featured on Style Me Pretty, which is usually known as a wedding blog, but showcases lifestyle posts too.You can[...]