February 15, 2013
I found this yesterday in a local sale bin. Though I’m no fan of American history, this was too good to pass up.
The shots in this book are presented n red-cyan anaglyph, converted by the authors from the original stereo pairs to different result. Most of the shots render beautifully when seen through 3D glasses, with a few bad apples that may cause dizziness and migraine.
February 1, 2013
Went to Boracay over the weekend to attend a wedding. I took this as an opportunity to bring along my trusty Nishika N9000 lenticular 3D camera. Here are a few shots from the beach, both in stereogram and wigglegram. (red-cyan anaglyphs to follow)
December 28, 2012
I’m in Baguio right now, the summer capital of the Philippines. The weather’s great up here in the mountains, crisp, cool, autumn collection weather. I’m armed with three film cameras, an Olympus 35UC, a Ricoh R1 and a Nishika N9000 lenticular.
Film, however, isn’t a medium for instant gratification. For that, I’ve got Instagram. Here are a few of my shots.
Lone Cafe Customer
Camera at Camp John Hay
Waiting for the rain to stop
December 7, 2012
If you find yourself at the Trinoma Mall this early December, you may want to check out Team Manila’s LOMOGRAPHY EVERYDAY exhibit at the mall’s theater level. They’re exhibiting a lot of the cameras we love to shoot as well as some of the year’s best shots. Film and cameras will be available as well.
December 3, 2012
I’m coming home from a day trip to Pampanga, an excursion which involved a lot of eating and taking photos and was organized by Asus. We spent most of the afternoon familiarizing ourselves with the Asus Nexus 7 and the Asus Vivo book, the former being one of the best Android tablets I’ve tried and the latter the first Windows 8 tablet I’ve tried.
I mostly used the Nexus 7, the challenge being to use its camera, a FRONT-FACING 1.2MP number, to take good shots in and around the Prado Farms. How do you do that when either you shoot your photo with your head in the frame, or, you shoot blindly?
The answer? Skills. And a lot of body English.
Here are my shots.
Up or down, perspective is always relative.
Some windows are meant to be looked at, rather than looked into.
Like a magician's trick, the magic of a parol is in the unseen, what lies behind cover.
Bicycle repair is best when you squeeze in a few yoga stretches in between.
And some squats.
Traditions are better if they're made by hand.
Bespoke is always best.
Not so shabby, methinks! This just proves what superstar photographer Chase Jarvis keeps saying: the best camera is the one that’s with you.
October 6, 2012
Want a quick Lomography fix? Here’s the thing for you.
Team Manila, the distributor and Embassy of Lomography here in the Philippines will be holding a free Lomography workshop this afternoon at the SM City San Lazaro. Special guest speaker is Minde Alberto from Lomography Philippines, yay!
September 12, 2012
Today I’m saying goodbye to the Argus C3 Matchmatic, as it flies its way to its new owner Bernice. I’ll miss you, Matchmatic. Be good to your new momma as you were to me.