Rise and Fall

I had this cool opportunity to shoot in a “battlefield” a while back. Of course, by battlefield what I really meant was a football field rigged with timed,well-placed, and very visible pyrotechnics; scattered with reenactors in complete and authentic Philippine Sout and Japanese soldier paraphernalia . It was for the annual reenactment of  the Battle…

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Finish Lines and Jumpstarts

Shot for my friend, Tipay’s, finals at SoFA (School of Fashion and the Arts). Since we were shooting bridal, there was no better place to do it than where it all started, our grounds at the UP College of Fine Arts, where everything was just a little dreamy. She pooled some friends to shoot, to…

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New Sight

I was already pining for a proper out-of-town trip when the chance to go up to Baguio presented itself. Throw in my two-week-old camera and it was just impossible to resist. It had been two years since my last visit there, which was a long time considering my family went up there at least once…

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Welcome to the Last Frontier, said Ostrich

One downside of getting caught up in a brand new fandom is being able to resist the call of other worldwidewebly duties. As such, I managed to neglect this blog despite the tens of photos waiting to be posted. If you notice, this here isn’t going to be a full post either. It’s coming, but…

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I’m a Survivor!

Last Holy Week I went on a semi-spontaneous trip with the family to Caramoan, Camarines Sur. It’s famous as the setting of Survivor France, and has since also been the setting of Survivor Serbia and a bunch of other Survivor franchises. It’s a fourteen-hour trip by land from Manila, which to my surprise, wasn’t as…

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The Paths We Take

This was the second year the family spent the entire weekend at Angeles City, Pampanga for the Hot Air Balloon Fiesta. Unlike last year though we spent the entire Saturday bumming around, instead of diving into the frenzy at the actual event. After considerable eating, and Duty Free shopping on their part, we resorted to…

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The Year in Review 2010

Some year it was for travel and photography! I’ve been all over the Philippines this past year much to my excitement. Here are my favorites from all the trips and events of 2010. (These are also lifted from my old photoblog so I don’t have to transfer post by post anymore. Hah! Clever or what?…

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