emerald coast & beyond

the blog
The team

I am dedicated to capturing the real stories behind each meaningful detail and moment.

Coastal Weddings & Lifestyle Photography

inquire now!


Meadowlark 1939 Editorial

December 12, 2022

I'm a natural light photographer who enjoys capturing love stories all over the world—but  Pensacola, Florida is where I call home with my husband and two young children. 


Top Categories




read more


The Sailboat Engagement

Seaside Chapel Vows

Artisanal Margaritas

read post

read post

read post



Celebrating Resilience: A Fashion Editorial Honoring Asian Heritage and Strength

In the wake of the troubling rise in Asian hate crimes following the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s more important than ever to celebrate the beauty and strength of Asian culture. Our latest editorial shoot aims to do just that, showcasing the resilience and grace of Asian heritage through the lens of fashion, architecture, and natural beauty.

Purposeful Fashion

Against the backdrop of a historic venue, our purposeful styled shoot brings together elements of traditional Asian culture and modern fashion to create a visual narrative of empowerment and solidarity. From the intricate designs of the venue’s architecture to the lush flora that surrounds it, every detail pays homage to the rich tapestry of Asian history and natural beauty.

The fashion featured in our editorial reflects the beauty and strength of Asian heritage, with garments that blend traditional elements with contemporary flair. From elegant silk dresses adorned with intricate embroidery to sleek tailored suits in vibrant hues, each ensemble tells a story of resilience and pride.

But it’s not just the fashion that takes center stage in our editorial – the venue itself becomes a canvas for celebrating Asian culture. With its ornate details and historical significance, it serves as a reminder of the enduring legacy of Asian architecture and craftsmanship.

In addition to the venue and fashion, our editorial also showcases the beauty of natural elements, from the delicate blossoms of cherry trees to the serene beauty of a koi pond. These elements not only add visual interest to the shoot but also speak to the deep connection between Asian culture and the natural world.

The Details

Finally, our editorial wouldn’t be complete without highlighting the unique clay stationery designs that tie everything together. Inspired by historical cultural elements, these one-of-a-kind creations add a touch of elegance and authenticity to the shoot, reinforcing the message of resilience and pride.

As we navigate through challenging times, it’s important to remember the strength and beauty that can be found in diversity and cultural heritage. Through our fashion editorial, we hope to inspire others to celebrate and embrace the richness of Asian culture, while also standing in solidarity against hate and discrimination.

Join us in celebrating resilience, beauty, and strength – because together, we are stronger.

Creative Team:Photography – PV Cobia Photography – @pscobia  

Planner – Your Plan A Events – @yourplanaevents

Dress – Cinq – @shop_cinq

Venue – Meadowlark 1939 – @meadowlark1939

Model – Arah Cho – @hey0arah @saltmodel

Makeup –Imongination – @imongination

Hair – Marjan Nadir – @marjanxmakeup

Florals – Amelia Rose Floral  – @ameliarosefloral

Stationery – One Creative Factory – @onecreative_factory

Tabletop Rentals – TableMade – @tablemadeco 

Furniture Rentals – Milieu Decor – @milieu.decor

Cake – Not Your Nana’s Bakery – @notyournanasbakery

+ Show / Hide Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Modern Romeo & Juliet

Carillon Meeting House

New Orleans Elopement

More beautiful imagery awaits. Whether your style is elegant, modern, or somewhere in between—we take pride in capturing your truest essence.

Our Favorite Posts

don't miss


For more timeless imagery with a documentary flare, follow along on Instagram at @pvcobia. 

pv cobia photography 2023  —  all rights reserved  —  design by arc design haus 

Coastal Weddings & Modern Lifestyle Photography