Vintage Restore

You may have seen Vintage Restore‘s amazing restorations of vintage or worn out designer bags and shoes online. See here. And here. And here! They take great care of your items (Believe me, I know. My wife is a client!) I was able to photograph their artisans in action: Do you have a designer bag that can benefit … Continue reading

The Barber And Me (Vault Magazine 2013 Vol. 1)

photography by jar concengco

Watched Pawn Stars last night and there was a man who came in with a Dental pole from the 1800’s (which looked like the traditional Barbershop poles with a red stripe we know). Rick Harrison mentioned that during those times, barbers also were our dentists and performed minor surgeries when it came to removing teeth, … Continue reading

Vintage Wonderland

Our trip to California mainly stayed around the Bay Area. But we did make a trip to Southern California towards San Diego – even if it meant driving 7-8 hours under a tight schedule. We just had to! We met up with the team of Hez and Co. for a family portrait. We’ve been emailing … Continue reading

Engagement: Buboy & Ningky

photography by jar concengco

Speaking of engagements, have you seen this trailer for the movie “The Five-Year Engagement”? Looks interesting! If you haven’t seen it, check it out. It’s a movie about what happens from the time you get engaged to your actual wedding day! It looks like it’s going to be hilarious. Now for our feature presentation (hehehe, … Continue reading

Cars.. Cars… Cars…

photography by jar concengco

Vault Magazine’s taste in cars is a discerning one. In their latest issue, I got to shoot 3 cars that are stellar in their own right. First up, the 1966 Jaguar E-Type 4.2 Series 1. This car even made Enzo Ferrari salivate: “The most beautiful car ever made.” He wasn’t the only one that thought … Continue reading