Tag: philippines

  • Concepcion Fish Port in Iloilo The Philippines

    Concepcion Fish Port in Iloilo The Philippines

    Situated on the North East coast of Panay island, right in the centre of the Philippines’ 7000+ archipelago, Concepcion Fish Port is both a fish market and a jump-off point to several beautiful islands of Concepcion. There are boats ferrying people for islands hopping everyday and you can charter one for your own group too. […]

  • My Home My Playground

    My Home My Playground

    I returned to the Manila North Cemetery in May this year after visiting the place few times between 2006 and 2008, I just wanted to come back and see what might have changed. I did not take a lot of photos but spent more time talking to some children and adults living there. The photo […]

  • Binondo in the Morning

    Binondo in the Morning

    I took these images of Binondo, the Chinatown of Manila, in May this year. The weather was good that morning and there were lots of colors on the street. I was shooting with my iPhone 4s using the 645Pro app, except one, the black and white image below, that was shot using Hipstamatic app. Binondo […]

  • Cockfighting


    Cockfighting is a blood sport between two roosters that have been trained to be aggressive toward each other. The roosters have one of their legs fitted with metal blade. During the fight, when their legs are kicking each other, this blade will injure or even kill the opponent. The owner of the winner will bring […]

  • Street photography in Binondo at night

    Street photography in Binondo at night

    Binondo or the Chinatown of Manila is very lively at night, especially the streets near the Binondo church. You will find calesas (horse carriage), decorated pedicabs and jeepneys, food vendors selling varieties of snacks on the streets and even a roadside karaoke station. I was shooting with my Leica M9 and Voigtlander Nokton 35mm f/1.2 […]