A Ride Through Ho Chi Minh City

My article and photos of our recent Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam trip was published in Metro Home & Entertaining Magazine. So happy to see some of my travel photos in the magazine and get to write about it too.   A Ride Through Ho Chi Minh City Text and Photography: Jar Concengco I’ve never ridden a motorcycle … Continue reading

My Leica SL Story and Photos in the latest Vault Magazine

It took me awhile to find a copy of Vault. I visited about 4 National Bookstores before I found a copy (it has been on the stands since December). So make sure you grab a copy if you find one! These are going, going, gone. I was thrilled to see the photos I took in … Continue reading

Metro Society – Viva La Vie Boheme

My first assignment with Metro Society was such a high: an intimate dinner prepared by chef Victor Magsaysay at designer Eric Paras’ home. You couldn’t expect any less from Eric Paras’ home: Food would be served on these plates that are about a thousand years old! They were found in a sunken ship. Now, that’s … Continue reading

Metro Home & Entertaining: Casa San Miguel

It’s 2016! Happy new year! I wanted to start my year by posting a shoot I enjoyed a lot in the later part of 2015. Metro Home & Entertaining Magazine started producing a section called Nesting that I love reading and (when given the opportunity) photographing. Managing Editor Anna Rosete is passionate about producing this … Continue reading

Yellow Doors Hostel in Tacloban

When you think of Tacloban, the first thing that might pop into your head is Typhoon Yolanda (internationally known as Typhoon Haiyan). Or you might know Tacloban because it’s where General MacArthur landed during the Japanese Occupation: It’s been about two years since the wreckage, and I had the opportunity to see how the city was … Continue reading