Author: Sarah Akiyama

September 17, 2020
Nobody Likes You When You're 23 | Sacramento Photographer and Blogger
Nobody Likes You When You’re 23
Out of the 365 days every year, I truly only look forward to two of them: New Year's Eve and my birthday. Both days, for me, ...
April 10, 2020
One Year Film Dump: Kodak Portra 400 35mm film photography san francisco canon rebel 2000 double exposure | sarah michiko
One Year Film Dump: Scotland + More on Kodak Portra 400
Drumroll please... the second part of my one year film dump! Kodak Portra 400 is my favorite film stock, and for good reason!...
April 6, 2020
fuji x-tra superia 400 35 mm film photography canon eos rebel 2000, sarah michiko
One Year Film Dump: Fujifilm Superia 400
Remember how I had over one year's worth of film to share? Well, one frantic night during quarantine, I decided to organize a...
March 23, 2020
Styled Floral Editoral Session with Walnut & Main + Nelli Nguyen |
Styled Floral Editorial Session with Nelli Noel
At the beginning of this year, I was able to accomplish a longtime goal of mine: photograph a styled shoot. As simple as that...
March 23, 2020
Six Feet Apart: Living in Quarantine during COVID-19 |
Six Feet Apart: Living in Quarantine
It has been one week since the quarantine 'officially' started. This time last week, I was told my job (I work in retail) wou...
December 16, 2019
My First Time Shooting B&W Film Kodak 400TX 35MM |
My First Time Using Black and White Film
If you follow me on the 'gram, you know I recently put out a little trade deal: help me develop over a years' worth of my fil...
October 30, 2019
Park Winters Summerland 2019 | Northern California Wedding Event Venue |
Park Winters Summerland 2019
I don't have a lot of "bucket list" items or specific goals as far as my photography goes. Yeah, there are certain kinds of s...
September 24, 2019
Around Town: Propagate, Sacramento's Newest Plant Shop |
Around Town: Propagate, Sacramento’s New Plant Shop
Moving to midtown Sacramento means living within walking distance of all of my favorite spots. My favorite coffee shops, rest...
September 21, 2019
Paper Cut Stings, Paper Thin Plans: Turning Twenty-Two |
Paper Cut Stings, Paper-Thin Plans: Turning Twenty-Two
If the story's over, why am I still writing pages? Age twenty-one and I left things off on a sour note. Don't get me wrong...
August 13, 2019
My Experience Shooting with DubbleFilm Sunstroke 200 ISO 35mm |
My Experience Shooting with Dubblefilm
It must be some sort of pattern that I only blog once every couple of months. Even more so, I wait (as my friend Maddie puts ...