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Featured Photo: Full Moon over Leyte

Full Moon over Leyte. It was too good not to shoot this full moon rising, one of the small rewards of having a camera by your side everyday, and a tripod in your car LOL. Full Moon over Leyte Photographer’s note: F/8, 1.3 sec, ISO 200,View full post »

Pasqualino’s Ristorante, Samar

Pasqualino’s Ristorante, Samar — one of the newest fine dining restaurants. It offers the popular Italian menu that can be closely linked to the well-known Giusseppe’s Restaurant in Tacloban City. And the view from theView full post »

Featured Photo: Oriental Hotel at Night

Here’s one of the lazy night shots while I was passing time at the Oriental Hotel, Palo, Leyte. Oriental Hotel at Night Photographer’s note: F/11, 10 sec, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic 12-35mm 2.8, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripod FeelView full post »

Lulugayan Falls Revisited

One of the more popular search terms that pops out on my WordPress dashboard is “Lulugayan Falls”. Sometimes, the web search is specifically stated on how to get there. Well, it’s around 1 hour and a half from the City ofView full post »

Product Shots: Leica M Monochrom

Here are some product shots of the Leica M Monochrom rangefinder camera. These were all taken with Nikon SB800 and SB700 Speedlights triggered via Pocketwizard Flex. Shot in black background to get that classic feel, hope you like them asView full post »

Featured Photo: Candles for Sale

Candles for Sale Candles for Sale Photographer’s note: 1/125, ISO 640, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email.View full post »

Featured Photo: My Balloon

My Balloon My Balloon Photographer’s note: 1/3000, ISO 320, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email. Thanks forView full post »

Simala, Cebu – Revisited in Color

Simala, Cebu – Revisited in Color The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles in Simala Photographer’s note:View full post »

Macarthur Park on Infrared

Macarthur Park on Infrared Macarthur Park on Infrared   Macarthur Park on Infrared Photographer’s note: Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH, Benro C-298 tripod, IR filter Feel free to interact with my blog articles,View full post »

Featured Photo: No Entry

Featured Photo: No Entry No Entry Photographer’s note: 1/1500, ISO 320, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email.View full post »

Featured Photo: The Hunger to Win

Featured Photo: The Hunger to Win The Hunger to Win Photographer’s note: F/2.8, 1/500, ISO 200, Panasonic G3, Panasonic 35-100mm 2.8 Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me anView full post »

Featured Photo: Tricycle Driver

Tricycle Driver Tricycle Driver Photographer’s note: 1/4000, ISO 160, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email.View full post »

Featured Photo: Balloons for Sale

Balloons for Sale Balloons for Sale Photographer’s note: F/1.4, 1/180, ISO 2500, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me anView full post »

Simala, Cebu

Here are some photos I took in Simala, it gave me goosebumps to see the everyday miracles that happen to the faithful devotees that lay their hopes to the miraculous Blessed Virgin. The Miracles in Simala   The Miracles inView full post »

Featured Photo: The Welder

Featured Photo: The Welder The Welder Photographer’s note: 1/180, ISO 800, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me an email.View full post »

Palo Cathedral

Palo Cathedral, Palo, Leyte Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral   Palo Cathedral Photographer’s note: Leica M Monochrom,View full post »

Featured Photo: Dirty Ice Cream

Featured Photo: Dirty Ice Cream It’s not dirty actually… or maybe. LOL! I do usually stop if I spot one of these along the road… Some things in life are best experienced this way. Dirty Ice Cream Photographer’s note:View full post »

Featured Photo: Tree of Life

Featured Photo: Tree of Life Tree of Life Photographer’s note: F/5.6, 1/750, ISO 320, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop meView full post »

Size Comparison between Micro 4/3s and DSLR

Here’a s quick size comparison between Micro 4/3s and DSLR. The photo below shows a Panasonic G3 and a Panasonic 12-35mm 2.8 (24-70 equivalent on full-frame) side-by-side with a Nikon D3 and a Nikkor AFS 24-70mm 2.8. Just imagine theView full post »

Featured Photo: Family at the Park

Featured Photo: Family at the Park Family at the Park Photographer’s note: F/1.4, 1/90, ISO 3200, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below thisView full post »

Featured Photo: Group Smile

Featured Photo: Group Smile Group Smile Photographer’s note: F/5.6, 1/250, ISO 320, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop meView full post »

Featured Photo: Street Basketball

Featured Photo: Street Basketball  Street Basketball Photographer’s note: F/2.8, 1/125, ISO 400, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article,View full post »

Featured Photo: Sunday Afternoon

Featured Photo: Sunday Afternoon Sunday Afternoon Photographer’s note: F/4, 1/125, ISO 500, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, orView full post »

Featured Photo: Daydream

Featured Photo: Daydream Daydream Photographer’s note: F/1.4, 1/90, ISO 3200, Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or drop me anView full post »