Chef’s Noodle – SM The Block + Grace Lee

One of Korea’s fastest growing restaurant franchise – Chef’s Noodle – expanded into another branch at SM The Block. The interiors of the restaurant (by Wilmer Lopez of Space Encounters) mix industrial elements into this lofty space. Check it out:   You can visit Chef’s Noodle at the G/F of SM North EDSA The Block … Continue reading

My first Cinemagraphs

photo by jar concengco

A couple years back on the Greige blog (for some reason, I can’t seem to search through their blog), I saw a photo of Coco Rocha sitting on a table and her feet and dress were moving while everything else stayed still. I thought it was so cool. And I didn’t know until recently it … Continue reading

Alter/ed Perspective Fashion Show

I was invited by designer Dax Bayani (who was featured in Preview Magazine’s Designer Spotlight) to cover the graduation show of his fashion students at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB). Instead of taking photographs at the end of the runway, I wanted to shoot the designs backstage right before they got on the … Continue reading

Jennifer Lee in UNO Magazine Dec-Jan 2013

photography jar concengco

Read an article recently about why a chef in San Francisco decided to never dine out in a restaurant ever again (written by Samin Nosrat for 7×7 Magazine). She just believed that having friends over for dinner was just more comfortable and more satisfying. “I’ve found that when people sit down for dinner together at … Continue reading