Music Video Shoot (Part 3)

Two months after shooting the video, the final video was ready to be released at the giant #LightUpNCF party. The party was meant to promote Martell's new product and also feature Shigga Shay and his new song. Top photo Credit: I was stunned by the size and energy of the rave. Hundreds of mostly young … Continue reading Music Video Shoot (Part 3)


Music Video Shoot (Part 2)

After socializing with the other extras, I went to get my makeup and hair professionally done. The makeup artists spent a solid hour doing my hair, applying endless layers of foundation, gluing on fake eye lashes, and contouring my face. When they finished, I hardly recognized myself. I am not one for ever wearing a … Continue reading Music Video Shoot (Part 2)

Vietnam (Part 2)- Meeting Anh’s family

My primary reason for choosing to travel to Asia was thanks to my longtime roommate and friend at the University of Cincinnati, Anh. She grew up in Vietnam and then moved to the United States for college. Since living with her, I have learned a lot about various Asian cultural aspects and gained an interest in … Continue reading Vietnam (Part 2)- Meeting Anh’s family