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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
i have been working on a personal project for several years now…one that is near and dear to my heart.
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 ...
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
? it’s basically a bunch of photographer nuts - be it professional, hobbyists or wannabees - who come together once a month ... SMUG
the last post i was able to get up here was on the 17 th of jan. it is now the 10 th of feb.
can i just say i’m glad to
NOT be sick anymore? i had my final “relapse” of that crazy flu after ...
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 ...
yes i totally almost quoted lionel ritchie right there in my blog post title. hehe..
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 1
back in vancouver it’s about 5*C…here it’s 30*C+… there i’d be wearing scarfs ...
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 ...
if you know us at all, you know we
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 ...