Mati’s new breed of Amihan Team
The new Amihan Team is composed of 27 young boys and girls who are being honed by the same trainor and father figure responsible for producing champs in the first batch of the Amihan Boys. These are the young local skimboarders in my beloved birthplace of Mati, Davao Oriental.
Abreeza shines in Kadayawan’s Pamulak Float Parade
Abreeza shines in Pamulak Float Parade Text and photos by Jojie Alcantara, published in SunStar Davao Aug. 25 Around 115 contingents participated in what was touted to be the biggest number of delegates who joined the 26th Kadayawan sa Dabaw’s most festive Pamulak or Floral Float Parade. Uniquely designed floats of various shapes and sizes […]
Davao in DPP Mag (2009)
Digital Photographer Philippines Magazine Issue 27 (August 2009) featured Davao in 3 glorious spreads. The article was well written by Dariel Quiogue, accompanied by photos of Rhonson Ng, buddies Paul Borromeo and Carlos Munda (underwater image), and mine. Rhonson and I constantly find opportunities to promote our beloved city in several ways. DPP is available […]
Biogesic brings John Lloyd in Town
I asked him to pose this way with me, and he gamely followed Press conference and exclusive lunch with celebrity John Lloyd Cruz at the Marco Polo function room Event was sponsored by Biogesic and Unilab, and covered by ABS-CBN Davao John Lloyd’s 5 “Ingat” Years of Success By Jojie Alcantara Photos by Jojie Alcantara […]
Covering the 74th Araw ng Davao Parade
74th Araw ng Davao Parade Coverage 2011
Davao Travel Photography Workshop (2011)
Looking at our beloved city from a different light. Come join us. CANON is giving away a camera! To win this exciting prize, just join Discover Davao With Rhonson Ng and Jojie Alcantara on March 19-20, 2011 at the Apo View Hotel. Registration is only PhP 3500. For inquiries, you may send an email to […]
“Spirituality is like a bird: If you hold it too closely, it chokes, And if you hold it too loosely, it escapes.” – Israel Salanter Lipkin Photography, Jojie Alcantara (Kat on her 18th birthday)
the scene stealer
I steal scenes. For those unaware, photography has been my self-therapy all these years in moments of stress, anxiety or sadness. It allows me to be calmer, to stay in focus, to compose my thoughts, and to dream. When I take photos, I am lost in my own world. When I go back to reality, […]
Dabawenya. That’s Me.
When I was in Cambodia for the Asean Tourism Forum (ATF 2011), I carried with me my unusual calling card. It’s bigger than your regular one.