Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Macro: Cactus Flowers

I'm always fascinated by cactus flowers. So beautiful and rare......

Early development of the flower bud.
The bud is almost ready to open.
The bud turned into a beautiful flower.
(Note: The 3 photos above are not of the same flower of different time)

Related to Macro: MACRO BLUR

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Pope Francis

Pope Francis on his way to Luneta (Rizal) Park for his final
Eucharistic Celebration before going back to Vatican.
(Photo taken along Roxas Blvd. Malate, Manila. January 18, 2015)

VIVA IL PAPA! (Long Live The Pope)

Related Pope Francis Photos here: Pope Fancis Now In The Philippines

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Manila Bay Sunset

Manila bay sunset is one of the top destination for Sunset photography. Here's a photo of mine taken in the direction of the world renowned Manila bay along Roxas Blvd. cor Quirino Ave., last Thursday, January 15, 2015. These people patiently waiting for Pope Francis motorcade to pass.

In the picture frame is the image of Sacred Heart of Jesus.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Portrait 3

Taken during the Thumbs-Up Photographers (TUP) "Portraiture Workshop" by Mr. Jerry Barizo. Held at Ninoy Aquino Parks and Wildlife - Tea House last January 11, 2015.

Note: All natural... No face and hair make-over.

Saturday, January 3, 2015

Mobile Phone Photography: Manila Bay Sunset

Today, cellular phones are popular tools in photography.  Fast and easy to share through social media like facebook, twitter and others. Here's my photo using my mobile phone last January 3, 2015.

Taken near the Manila Yacht Club along Roxas Blvd., Manila, Philippines.
With some post enhancement.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

New Year Art Lights

Bokehlicious.... Happy New Year to everyone......

Various blurred lights created....

Sunday, November 30, 2014


Had a Depth Of Field (DOF) test using 100mm f2.8L Macro at the La Mesa Ecopark, Quezon City, Philippines. November 29, 2014. Here's some:

Note: Special thanks to Ms. Christine Toledo for allowing me to use her Canon 100mm f2.8L Macro lens.