Metro Home & Entertaining: The Road Less Traveled

It’s been awhile. 🙂 Metro Home & Entertaining‘s latest issue has published my trip to Japan with my family. Please pick it up at your nearest bookstore or on Zinio.   The Road Less Traveled There is more to cherry blossom season in Japan words and photographs by jar concengco (Directory of links at the … Continue reading

Luneta Hotel in Vault Magazine

If you’ve ever wondered about the Luneta Hotel like I have, pick up the latest issue of Vault Magazine. There’s an insightful article about it by Geolette Esguerra with some archival photos from the Lopez Museum. I was lucky enough to be tasked to photograph the hotel as it reopens its doors to the public. … Continue reading

People Asia June-July 2014 Issue

For People Asia‘s June-July 2014 issue, I was fortunate to photograph some men behind some of the biggest and most powerful brands here in the Philippines. Here is Mr. Alain Borgers, General Manager of Makati Shangri-La: The dashing President of Toyota Philippines, Mr. Mitch Sugata: And the General Manager of Singapore Airlines here in the Philippines, Mr. … Continue reading

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

Treasures From The Italian Kitchen

Vault magazine‘s latest issue (2013 No 2) is the Italy issue. I had the wonderful opportunity to photograph the most delicious portion of the magazine (The Palate Section, of course) and followed the Vault team as they searched for the most authentic Italian dishes in the country. We got to visit 3 restaurants, one with … Continue reading