Exploration,

The National Museum of the Philippines

The National Museum of the Philippines is a government institution that serves as an educational and cultural institution in preserving the national art collections of the Philippines. Since 1998, the National Museum of the Philippines has deemed as regulatory and enforcement agency of the National Government in the restoring and safeguarding of important cultural properties, sites and reservations throughout the Philippines. The National Museum of Fine Arts, formerly called the

Richard Gutierrez, Leica Photographer
Once Strangers,

Richard Gutierrez: Ang Supremo

Richard Gutierrez, also known as Supremo, the anti-hero in the popular recently concluded TV series “La Luna Sangre”. After the end of his popular show, he’s taking a break from work, and concentrating on two things: 1.) his passion for photography and cinematography, and 2.) his family, especially with his better half, Sarah Lahbati giving birth to their new born Kai. As I write this entry, the family is on

Exploration,

Hidden Gem: Ovolo Southside

We arrived in Hong Kong late, at around 8PM. We took the Airport Express to Central and took Bus 90 to Wong Chuk Hang. We found ourselves located in Hong Kong’s soon to be art district near Ocean Park. After a 3-minute walk in 13 degrees of cold and wind, we were able to find the boutique art hotel, Ovolo Southside. The building used to be a warehouse / office

Colorblind, Once Strangers,

Once Strangers (Series One)

These are a collection of monochrome portraits accumulated over the past few years, shot in different parts of the world whenever the opportunity presents itself. Some are by chance, others are of friends and family, all of them were once strangers to me, hence the title. This is one of a series of photos that will be posted over the lifetime of this blog. I shoot these portraits in color

Exploration,

Hidden Gem: Mr. and Mrs. Fox

Incredible, that’s the best description that I can give Mr. and Mrs. Fox. Occupying three floors of the Taikoo Place Apartments, Mr. and Mrs. Fox is the talk of the town. Each floor has a distinct menu that caters to a different dining experience. The ground floor, Mrs. Fox, serves mostly burgers, fries and food thats goes really well with a cold brewskie. The second floor, Mr. Fox, is a