Philippine Military Academy, view from Mt. Kabuyao

A few hours before this scene happened I didn’t really expect anything spectacular to  come out. The scene was gloomy and cloudy. It hopeless. Deep down I was praying for a miracle to happen. The sun rose and still nothing. Only dry colors and an even gloomier feel for the day.  Just when we were packing up and getting ready to leave, this happened. It’s … Continue reading Philippine Military Academy, view from Mt. Kabuyao

Sunset at the Strawberry Farm

This photograph was taken at the La Trinidad Strawberry Farm back in November of 2011. The garden plots were being readied for the plantation of the strawberries at this time. November here in the Cordilleras is the time when the temperature starts to drop, but the rain comes to a hold which is the ideal climate for strawberries to grow. Dry and cold. The initial … Continue reading Sunset at the Strawberry Farm

Reflection, A rainy day in Baguio Cathedral

This picture was captured back on October of 2011. We were doing a yearly photo walk for the Scott Kelby world wide event. Sadly there was a typhoon at that time. It was raining hard and we improvised on how to make our cameras weather proof and ourselves. We had to get on with the walk and capture images that best describe the beauty of … Continue reading Reflection, A rainy day in Baguio Cathedral

Sadanga, A first encounter

After an 18th birthday celebration coverage back in Baguio last April 29, 2017, we immediately headed out to Sadanga, Mt. Province. I’m with the El Garahe studios Photo team and we were set to cover a wedding at our destination. The drive was a good 6-8 hours, but our driver Manong* Elvis (My boss’s cousin) just took it in 4 – 5 hours. We left … Continue reading Sadanga, A first encounter

To the horizons and beyond

We all start from somewhere. It takes one step to move forward and throttle to maximum speeds. The pump of adrenaline keeps our senses alert and alive. We aim to be the fastest among the group or by time. Sometimes we end up in places we either directed ourselves to go to or we get lost. We discover new horizons, marking it for our own. Most … Continue reading To the horizons and beyond