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I met The Joker

I met The Joker Featuring: Ethaniele Loise Abella, Aiky Ausa & The Joker (as Himself) Make-up Artist: Scarlet Dela Rea Location: Hangar X Studio (GPS coordinates: unknown)   Photographer’s note: Leica M Monochrom, LeicaView full post »

Featured Photo: Candy Crush

Featured Photo: Candy Crush Photographer’s note: F/11, 1/125, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic Leica 45mm 2.8 Macro, Pocketwizard Plus II, SB-800View full post »

Made in Candy

Made in Candy Photographer’s note: ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic Leica 45mm 2.8 Macro, Pocketwizard Plus II, SB-800View full post »

Featured Photo: Issey Miyake Watch

Featured Photo: Issey Miyake Watch Photographer’s note: F/11, 1/125, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic Leica 45mm 2.8 Macro, Pocketwizard Plus II, SB-800View full post »

Featured Photo: Smirnoff Ice Vodka

Featured Photo: Smirnoff Ice Vodka Photographer’s note: F/13, 1/125, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic Leica 45mm 2.8 Macro, Pocketwizard Plus II, SB-800View full post »

Featured Photo: Crayons

Featured Photo: Crayons Photographer’s note: F/8, 1/125, ISO 200, Panasonic GH3, Panasonic Leica 45mm 2.8 Macro, Pocketwizard Plus II, SB-800View full post »

Precious Moment

Photography is about capturing that precious moment. That is why wedding photography is one of the most dramatic fields in photography, it is the ability to record that moment on a static medium as forever. On the other hand, preciousView full post »

Shooting with the Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8

One of my best lenses — the Nikkor AFS 17-35mm 2.8. Why did I choose this over the the other highly-praised lenses, the Nikkor AFS 14-24mm 2.8 or the Nikkor AFS 16-35mm 4 VR? 1. Ability to take 77mm screw-in filters vs. theView full post »

Product Photography

Product photography can be fun at times to do… it doesn’t need to be on an outdoor location, you can do it at the comfort of your home. I have to do this more often, but most oftentimes been lazy to do so. It takes a lot ofView full post »

Bare Essentials

Talking about the things I need (/ought / want) to bring everyday… 1. Mobile phone – It’s my mobile office, I can’t work (/move) without this. I’m using a full-QWERTY styled phone for almost ten years now IView full post »

Micro 4/3 Trinity

Here’s the trinity for my Micro 4/3 rig: Panasonic G3 Panasonic 7-14mm 4 Panasonic 20mm 1.7 Olympus 45mm 1.8 Anything to add? We’ll see… As of the moment, it gets all the job done for me, especially for travelView full post »

Capturing Emotions

Just like in any portrait, candid or street photography, capturing emotions in the photos is more important than simply lighting and posing the subject technically well. If you combine a technically well-taken photo with the rightView full post »

Unique Story

When I’m shooting for wedding portraits, I try to look for something unique that will set the portrait apart from the ordinary. Something that is distinct to the character and personality of the subjects. There are probably 101 waysView full post »

Foursquare

Stubborn as I am! Through the years I preferred to shoot my subjects with just my little flashes. Call me a die-hard strobist or whatever… but even my most critical portraits that I have done are all lit by just these. But wait,View full post »

How small is Micro Four Thirds?

A quick non-scientific comparison. Just to give you an idea on the size comparison of a Micro 4/3 camera relative to a full-frame camera. Nikon D700 + Nikkor AFD 85mm 1.4 Panasonic G3 + Olympus 45mm 1.8 (90mm equivalent) Nikon D700 vs.View full post »

Prenup

One of the more exciting part in wedding photography is doing a pre-nup shoot. Pre-nuptial photo shoots have been a part of most basic wedding photography packages. Here we took the lovely couple to Ormoc, on an undisclosed secret locationView full post »

Pet Photography

Want to push yourself more? Oh, it’s harder than I thought. Pet photography is just more challenging to do than the usual human portrait. This has also further tested my patience, a virtue that a good photographer must possess whichView full post »

At the edge of the world

At the edge of the world (Bryan & Noemi) Photographer’s note: F/5.6, 1/80, ISO 400, Nikon D700, Nikkor AFS 14-24mm 2.8, SB-800, Pocketwizard Plus II Feel free to interact with my blog articles, either by adding a comment belowView full post »