Missing Manila: A Photo Series

Manila is one of the most visited places here in the Metro, and my favorite because of so many things: the busy life on the streets of Quiapo plus those camera stores, the sight of the Ilog Pasig (Pasig River) that never fails to make me feel jealous of the people who were able to see its true beauty, Intramuros,…

SONA 2014: Puro Dilaw, Araw-Araw

Tumanda na lang ako, puro dilaw pa rin ang nakikita ko. Bilog na bilog na nga ang ulo ko, dilaw pa pati suot ko sa ulo. Mamaya, magsasalita si Presidente Aquino, mayroon naman kayang bago?

ATBP | What Is Your Religion Again?

I heard quiet knocks on my door just moments ago, and I thought it was the courier or whoever delivers the bills so I went to the door to open it. Excited as I was to see my monster bills, I opened the door with so much enthusiasm but found out that the person outside…

Make Your Donations for Typhoon Yolanda Victims

This picture was captured not a long time ago at what felt like the top of the world. It was just this year when I went to Coron, Palawan for a vacation. But, as typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) made its first stop here in the Philippines, with its being a “super typhoon”, it left nothing but…

Trial and Error

Nakakatawang isipin na ang pulitika sa Pilipinas para sa ilang Pilipino ay isang trial and error. Napakahaba ng anim na taon para subukan ang husay, kung mayroon man, ng isang nahalal na kandidato. Nakakatawa ring isipin na hindi nakakalimot ang mga Pinoy sa nagawa ng isang pulitiko sa kapwa nito pulitiko, kaya hala, iboboto ito…

Lumban, Laguna: Caliraya Lake

Caliraya Lake Caliraya, Lumban/Cavinti*, Laguna It was on my second visit in Caliraya when I learned that this famous lake here is actually man-made. The lake is amazingly wide, about 3 km, that I couldn’t really fathom the thought that the local government of Lumban/Cavinti made effort in creating this. Today, the Caliraya Lake is…

Going Analogue Part 2

Last time, I wrote about my interest in doing full film photography, and here are some of the first photos I took with my Canon AE-1 and Recesky DIY TLR cameras. Camera: Canon AE-1 Film: Fujicolor C200 Camera: Recesky DIY TLR Films: Kodak ColorPlus 200ISO; Solid Gold 200ISO These are not good shots, I know,…

Cam-Era

CamEra…and this year, mangongolekta ako ng camera. 😀

Three Kings

Happy Three Kings Day! Here’s what I found on the Internet about this Christian Celebration: History of 3 Kings Day – Epiphany. ***Walang picture ng mga hari eh.