Run & Learn – Bacolod

Japan Foundation has made a set of guides to southeast Asia called Run & Learn which includes a guide to The Philippines. I was fortunate enough to be asked to photograph the section for the city of Bacolod. It was my first time in the city, but I’ve heard so many great things about it. Here … Continue reading

CO/OP Cafe and Gift Shop in Metro Home Magazine

Easily one of my favorite places to go to (even if I’ve been there only 3 times). It’s a great space to drink coffee and buy something for yourself. CO/OP is located at 189 A. Mabini St. San Juan.     In my case, I bought my son a “Didi” backpack which he brings with … 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

For The Love Of The Game

Handle Bar Manila

Vault Magazine took me around to several of the most interesting Sports Bars in the Metro. I don’t really follow sports, so one thing that I did get to appreciate was the food that each establishment served (since we got to try them out!)  Check out the full feature in their latest issue. NBA Café Manila … 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