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Marhaba!

Marhaba! Sharing some more photos as the adventure continues… keep clickin’   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Nikkor AFD 85mm 1.4View full post »

Sawubona!

Sawubona. (It’s a native Zulu greeting, it means “hello”, “good day”.) Been a while now I know. Need no further explanations as to why and how… but life has been full of surprises, and it’s just upView full post »

Sunrise in Baler, Aurora

Sunrise in Baler, Aurora   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8View full post »

Typhoon Lando (Koppu) Aftermath

Typhoon Lando (Koppu) Aftermath Location: Casiguran, Zabali, Borlongan, Dinadiawan, Baler (Aurora, Philippines)     Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Nikkor AFS 70-200mm 2.8 VRII, SB-800View full post »

Sunset over Biliran 2

Sunset over Biliran 2 Beautiful islands! I think I need to go back there again for another shoot…   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripodView full post »

Shrine of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage (Almeria, Biliran)

Shrine of Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage (Almeria, Biliran)   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8View full post »

Sambawan, Maripipi, Biliran

Sambawan, Maripipi, Biliran   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripodView full post »

Sunset over Biliran 1

Sunset over Biliran 1   Photographer’s note: Nikon D750, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripodView full post »

Gintulyan, Basey, Samar

Gintulyan, Basey, Samar (Old Watchtower)   Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripodView full post »

Basey Samar Golden River at Night

Basey Samar Golden River at Night   Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8View full post »

Sohoton Natural Caves, Basey, Samar

Sohoton Natural Caves, Basey, Samar   Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Nikkor AF 10.5mm 2.8 fisheye DXView full post »

Banig Weaving in Basey, Samar

Banig Weaving in Basey, Samar by the Basiao Native Weavers Association (BANWA):   Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Nikkor AFD 85mm 1.4View full post »

Saint Michael The Archangel Church, Basey, Samar

Saint Michael The Archangel Church, Basey, Samar   Photographer’s note: Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8, Nikkor AF 10.5mm 2.8 fisheye DX, Manfrotto 055XPROB tripodView full post »

8 months after Typhoon Yolanda

8 months after Typhoon Yolanda   Photographer’s note: Leica M Monochrom, Leica Summilux-M 50mm 1.4 ASPH, Nikon D800E, Nikkor AFD 85mm 1.4, Nikkor AFS 24mm 1.4, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8View full post »

Typhoon Yolanda – Life After the Storm

Typhoon Yolanda – Life After the Storm. Sharing some more random shots of the life after the storm… Taken from around the city of Tacloban, majority of them in the most affected areas like in San Jose and Anibong. I’veView full post »

Typhoon Yolanda – Haiyan in Tacloban City

January 25, 2014 update: posted another blog article — My Typhoon Yolanda Afterthoughts December 20, 2013 update: posted another blog article —  The Typhoon Yolanda Aftermath November 24, 2013 update: added new photos andView full post »

Featured Photo: Sohoton Caves

Featured Photo: Sohoton Caves Featured Photo: Sohoton Caves Photographer’s note: F/5.6, 1/60, ISO 900, Nikon D700, Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8 Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment below this article, or dropView full post »

Kandongos Falls in Marabut, Samar

Kandongos Falls in Marabut, Samar. Just a few meters away from the roadside, it’s really a worthwhile trip going there. I love to shoot waterfalls and it kind of freezes the time when I’m there. It’s a good way toView full post »

Earthquake on August 31, 2012 in Tacloban City

The 7.7-7.9 magnitude earthquake on August 31, 2012 that hit Tacloban was the strongest quake I felt in my life and hopefully that was the first and last. Although the epicenter was in Sulangan, Eastern Samar, about 3.5 hours fromView full post »

Controlling Light

Controlling light in flash photography means one has to understand the behaviour of light. Light has shape and form. We can manipulate these to our advantage. It’s not just putting multiple remote flashes around the subject and fireView full post »

HDR

HDR (high dynamic range) is a technique used by extending the dynamic range capabilities of the camera by combining several shots with different exposure values into one. Like shooting one shot with normal exposure, one underexposed andView full post »

My Pintados Experience

I wanna share my Pintados experience. I’ve been shooting the festival for a number of years now. One thing I felt is every year it’s getting different. And it’s not something new, last year (2011), the Pintados parade wasView full post »

Santo Niño Fluvial Procession

Santo Niño Fluvial Procession takes place on the 30th of June marking the feast day of Senior Santo Niño of Tacloban. The sacred image is taken into a fluvial procession to visit the neighboring towns of Tacloban City. Hundreds of faithfulView full post »

Different Images of Santo Niño

Different Images of Santo Niño (Holy Infant Jesus) were seen in the streets of Tacloban during the Fiesta day. I have spotted a couple of images when I was shooting at the Santo Niño Parish Church. Some of these I have just seen for theView full post »