Marriott Manila’s General Manager

photo by jar concengco

I photographed the General Manager of Marriott Manila, Mr. Bruce Winton for People Asia Magazine’s Dec.-Jan. 2014 issue. The shoot happened before I left for Seoul late last year. It so happened Mr. Winton managed Marriott Seoul for a couple of years. So I was lucky to get some tips before leaving for my vacation … Continue reading

City Bites Magazine’s most ambitious cover to date

photography by jar concengco

For those of you who are certified foodies in Manila, I’m sure you’ve heard of City Delivery. They produce a menu magazine called City Bites which they asked me to shoot the cover for. When they first asked me to do this, they had a number of chefs that were confirmed for the shoot. And … Continue reading

Get Hyphy

photography by jar concengco

If you don’t know, now you know! Don’t be intimidated by the name of the latest restaurant creation of Chef Bruce Lim at Robinson’s Galleria. Nothing’s ghettofied. The Chef is just getting comfortable here. He’s sharing with you a piece of where he grew up – San Francisco. The restaurant offers you a fusion of … Continue reading

2010: A Year In Pictures

photography by jar concengco

You’re all probably looking at your calendars and thinking, wait, 2010 is way over. It is, I know! But it was such a great year. Like in any relationship you’re bidding farewell to, you need closure to face what’s ahead. And in this case, by closure, I mean having a heart to heart talk with … Continue reading

Chef’s Table Manila Website

Chef Bruce Lim grew up in the Bay Area just like I did. So when I first met him on the set of “Tablescapes” in 2007, it was like I knew him since way back. Trained in London at the prestigious Le Cordon Bleu and skilled in cooking different cuisines from all around the world, … Continue reading