Posts tagged with “manila” (65 posts)

brian & michelle - a stylized engagement session || manila, philippines

the studio was amazing…dozens of different “scenes” within..some artificial light, some natural. the couple was beautiful. it was a definite win-win.

i have never experienced an engagement session like this before! thanks to my dear friend and fellow partner in crime, pilar, for asking me to shoot along ...

an amazing NGO called YOUNG FOCUS - WEdnesday || manila travel photographer

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remember WEdnesdays? wednesdays - WEdnesdays - WE is us, you and me..community. wednesdays will be featuring stuff going on in communities that people need to know about…like SMUG metro manila, or NGOs like Gentle Hands, and so much more. WE. love we. :) and we love what others are doing around ...

la union lifestyle session || destination photographer

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the last time i did a lifestyle session with  my sister must have been at least a couple or 3 years ago…we were due. and our landscape of la union coastline was perfect…

my sister came to manila over a month ago…she’s here til june. it’s ...

#FF - Rose Stein Hair & Make-Up Artist || manila destination wedding & travel photographer

only being in manila for over a year, i have been meeting lots of people in the photo and wedding industry, online and in person. connecting is one of my favorite things.
 
when i was doing a search of make-up artists, i came across rose’s name and looked up ...

WEdnesday - Gentle Hands || manila destination wedding & travel photographer

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it started many years ago…. as a birthing clinic for the urban poor in metro manila. my motherinlaw, denie, started something pretty darn good, along with her hubs, my fatherinlaw. when jonathan and i moved to the philippines the first time, in 1996, that’s what i did - i was ...

my photography notebook - seasoned love || manila destination wedding & travel photographer

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i have been working on a personal project for several years now…one that is near and dear to my heart.

you see…i LOVE older people. as in senior citizens. ALL of them. yes, even the grumpy ones. :)

and i especially love watching an “older couple” interact with each ...

WEdnesdays - be a part of SMUG || manila destination wedding & travel photographer

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last september, myself along with travel photographer ferdz decena embarked on something new, not only in the philippines but in asia. we started the first SMUG group.

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what is SMUG? it’s basically a bunch of photographer nuts - be it professional, hobbyists or wannabees - who come together once a month ...

well that went by fast now, didn't it? || manila destination wedding photographer

the last post i was able to get up here was on the 17th of jan. it is now the 10th of feb.

wow….Wow….WOW!

can i just say i’m glad to NOT be sick anymore? i had my final “relapse” of that crazy flu after ...

18 days...enough is enough already || manila destination wedding photographer

18 days ago i got sick.

about a week ago i was almost better.

then i caught something else and have been in bed since saturday night, except for pulling myself together today to shoot a corporate gig for a friend.

i’m sick and tired of being sick and ...

party, fiesta, forever...ALL DAY LONG! || manila destination photographer

yes i totally almost quoted lionel ritchie right there in my blog post title. hehe..

wednesday - FULL of PARTY! not only did we have our GH christmas party but some of my friends Madie (from Lonely Planet who went to Turkey with me), Pilar (my dear photog friend), her sister ...

6 days til christmas || manila destination wedding photographer

it’s monday.. and i am dedicating this week to CHRISTMAS blog posts.

yes i totally skipped out on last week. not a single post. what a bad blogger. but considering that in july i started my new blogging routine and have blogged more since then than any other time ...

#FF - Jo-Ann Tuazon of SWEET CREATIONS by MUMS || manila destination photographer

when i moved here to manila, one of my fellow photogs from vancouver, gracci pelaez (who will be gracing this #FF soon!!) introduced me to jo-ann. when i saw her work, i was like, “WOW!! this is AMAZING!”
 
and i wanted to feature a fabulous filipino person today and jo-ann ...

friends are a good thing || destination wedding photographer

funny how christmas makes you more….gushy, smushy, no?

december 1. here i sit in the tropics - manila to be exact - and it so doens’t feel like december 1st.

back in vancouver it’s about 5*C…here it’s 30*C+… there i’d be wearing scarfs ...

FEATURED! on Weddingbelle.com.ph - Online Wedding Magazine || Manila Destination Wedding Photographer

in october i was asked by alana of weddingbelle.com.ph if i’d like to shoot a couple of reception stylized shoots out at The Bellevue Hotel in Alabang.

i love weddings. and i love photographing details so it didn’t take me more than 2 seconds to accept ...

christmastime is here || manila destination wedding photographer

if you know us at all, you know we LOVE christmas.

all of our friends (and family) in canada and in the west think we are NUTS cuz we would always have our tree up in OCTOBER.

dude. its a season, not a day, the whole christmas thing - enjoy it ...