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Buyogan Festival – Grand Champion Pintados Kasadyaan 2013

Abuyog’s Buyogan Festival did it again! Once again grand champion of the Pintados Kasadyaan 2013. They came back strong and determined, and they buzzed their way to the coveted crown just like bees swarming to its honeycomb… IView full post »

More Photos: 100 Couples Wedding by Pag-IBIG

Here are some more photos I would like to share taken during the “I do. I do. Araw ng Pag-IBIG” – a 100 Couples Wedding by Pag-IBIG Fund on February 14, 2013 at the Kyle’s Restobar in Tacloban City. It was a uniqueView full post »

100 Couples Wedding by Pag-IBIG

100 Couples Wedding by Pag-IBIG Fund, “I do. I do. Araw ng Pag-IBIG” on February 14, 2013 held at Kyle’s Restobar in Tacloban City. This  free wedding event was graced by the Mayor of Tacloban City, Hon. Alfred RomualdezView full post »

Manang’s BBQ, Tacloban City

Manang’s BBQ, Tacloban City – located near the pier of Tacloban City, adjacent to and behind Mcdonald’s at Rizal Avenue is a hidden gem for foodies. One of the favorite hangouts of Leysamfoto Club members every afterView full post »

Creative Lighting with Nikon Speedlights

The power of creative lighting with Nikon Speedlights like the SB-800 in tandem with Pocketwizard Flex wireless triggers is on the portability of the lights especially when on an outdoor location shoot. I wouldn’t want to cart alongView full post »

High Speed Sync

High speed sync is basically triggering your flashes at more than the FP (focal plane) sync limit. The usual FP sync limit like my Nikon is at 1/250 shutter speed.  One of the benefits of engaging high speed sync is one can achieve shallowView full post »

Profile Lighting

Profile lighting was one of the lighting techniques demonstrated during the Leysamfoto Creative Portraits workshop. Profile lighting is one of my personal favorite lighting setup – very simple lighting actually but can be tricky.View full post »

Leysamfoto Creative Portraits

Leysamfoto Creative Portraits workshop held last November 17, 2012 at the Oriental Leyte Hotel was definitely a memorable one for me. Actually, an extra memorable one, if there is such a thing hehe… I was so privileged and honored toView full post »

Tabo – Market Day 2

I’m sharing more shots of the “Tabo” (Market Day) at Tanauan, Leyte. It’s a haven for photographers, well, not really, but at least for me – I’m really drawn into this type of photography. The colors,View full post »

Tacloban City International Jetski Competition 3

This would be my last of my post for the Tacloban City International Jetski Competition. I couldn’t let it go without posting this last set hehe. I had a blast shooting the event, although I had to cut short to go to the opening ofView full post »

Leysamfoto Sangyaw Photo Exhibit 2012

Leysamfoto Sangyaw Photo Exhibit 2012 is the first of its kind in the region, in cooperation with the City government of Tacloban, featured different Sangyaw photos printed and framed in 20inx30in at the Robinson’s Place Mall,View full post »


Biri Island situated at the northernmost part of the Samar province, facing the vast Pacific Ocean. What can I say about Biri? For me, it’s a different world. You are like transported through a time machine to a time and place almostView full post »

Sotohon Caves

Another must-see tourist spot if you happen to be in Leyte or Samar. Sohoton Natural Bridge and Caves is a rock formation that connects two mountains. It’s a national park that was declared under Proclamation No. 831 on July 19, 1935View full post »

Hear the music, feel the image

A Featured Blog Article by Tinmari, www.tinmari.com “Hear the music, feel the image” As I try to come up with a good starter for this article, I get up from my bed, fluff up my pillows, and go downstairs. The corridor isView full post »

The Pagpaguitans

This time around I’m gonna feature in this site an exclusive interview of Featured Photographer(s) (note: with an “s”). I’m proud to note that this is the very first interview to be featured in this site. To featureView full post »

Colors of A

The pioneering photo club of Leyte and Samar, the Leysamfoto Club, Inc. partnered with Autism Society of the Philippines, Tacloban Chapter to the photo exhibit of “Colors of A Spectrum”. This will feature the children’sView full post »