Month: December 2011

  • Shoot for Hope Photo Workshop for a Cause

    Shoot for Hope Photo Workshop for a Cause Shoot for Hope was organized in a matter of days,  just less than 2 weeks.  When Typhoon Sendong ravaged areas in Cagayan de Oro and Iligan, Rhonson and I immediately gathered our very good friends to come up with a fundraising event. In June 0f 2011, Rhonson…

  • Shoot for Hope on Dec. 30, 2011

    Shoot for Hope on Dec. 30, 2011

    Davao workshop for Typhoon Sendong victims SHOOT FOR HOPE, DEC. 30, 2011 AT THE MARCO POLO HOTEL Six Davao photographers unite for a day in voluntary efforts to raise funds for Typhoon Sendong victims in Iligan and Cagayan de Oro cities. Learn techniques from the guys who have the experience and skills in different fields…

  • Davao’s Simbang Gabi

    In Davao, the Simbang Gabi tradition is even more significant because we do not celebrate Christmas in a loud way. This season is a special moment for families and loved ones to gather together and celebrate the nativity of Christ as well as give thanks to blessings received the whole year round.

  • Shoot for Hope

    Last June, Rhonson Ng and I were flash flood victims but we managed to escape after losing our home and things. Good friends came to support us materially, spiritually and emotionally. Renowned photographer Manny Librodo, together with good friends Bobby Wong Jr. and Aly Reyes pooled their support group and tapped great photographers who unselfishly…

  • Bauhaus opens in Davao

    Bauhaus opens in Davao Addicted to avant-garde fashion items and unusual designs in limited edition?  This newly opened popular international concept store may just be the right place for you.

  • Davao in Mabuhay Magazine December 2011

      Photo of Mount Apo and Madrazo Fruitstand in Davao City by Rhonson Ng My article in Mabuhay Magazine, PAL’s international inflight magazine, is a road trip around Mindanao’s best destinations:  Cagayan de Oro, Camiguin, Bukidnon, Davao,  Samal, Tagum, and Mati. This was published on Dec. 2011. Photos courtesy of Rhonson Ng and mine. View…

  • Davao in Canada’s Filipino news magazine

    Davao in Canada’s Filipino news magazine

    HEY, PHILIPPINES is a Filipino newsmagazine distributed in Windsor and Essex County, Ontario, Canada.  My photo of People’s Park with sculptures of Kublai Milan are on the cover.  A story feature on Davao contributed by LA de Dios of Davao City Tourism Office are on the next page with my photos of the park, too.…

  • Christmas at People’s Park

    Christmas at People’s Park

    People’s Park is a wonderful place to bring your kids and family over for a stroll where daily entertainment programs are now set for the holiday season. Outside the park are display stalls which sell assorted items and food for the Christmas bazaar.

  • Davao is Host Destination for MICECON 2013

    Davao is Host Destination for MICECON 2013 The MICE Conference is a prestigious gathering of key players in the travel and tourism industry. The conference will provide the Host an opportunity to showcase its destinations to approximately 400 stakeholders in the tourism industry comprised of: travel agents, tour operators, hoteliers, resort owners, professional congress/exhibition/event organizers,…

  • Meet Pangil

    Meet Pangil

    Meet Pangil (local dialect for “fang”) — most likely the country’s oldest living crocodile in captivity at the Crocodile Park here in Davao.