Donggang International Photo Festival

Last year, my work, The New Cathedrals was shown in the main section of the 15th Donggang International Photo Festival held from 15 July-25 September 2016 in Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do, South Korea wherein the theme was "Heaven on Earth" and touches on/about Faith. Fourteen photographers from around the world were included. This was also my first time to visit South Korea. It was also a reunion of sorts with another ...

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Going Places Magazine

For April and May, I've got the usual articles published in D+C (April-June 2017) featuring Architect Mark Madrid who I interviewed in his Makati office and shot the houses he worked on from exclusive villages in Paranaque and a summer house in Baguio which he renovated. It also includes a group photo of staff and proponents of Construzione Drago. For Going Places, my column Langyaw Travel featured Cagayan Province in the ...

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You all know that, other than being a freelance photographer doing Architecture, Travel and Documentary, I'm also a travel blogger since 2007! I actually have a good name as a travel blogger, ahem, modesty aside, but I am proud to say that I am Langyaw.com. And last 20 February, I got to guest at DWDD's Blogger's Hour where I was the featured guest and talked about travel blogging. I had a great time there, talking but more ...

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Dakbayan

For the past two years, I've been documenting the city skyline as part of my new personal photography project, Dakbayan: Skylines, Cebuano for city. I've always been fascinated with cities, urbanity, consumerism, and architecture. A fascination that has been ignited further when I took a workshop with Peter Bialobrzesky in 2008 which resulted in our group exhibition, Mapping Invisible Cities that was shown in key ASEAN ...

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Photoshop before and after

I've been looking for some images in my archive when I stumbled on an old photo of my grandmother, Lola Tasyon that I retouched and cleaned up using Photoshop. I think I did this three years ago and I just think that I will put some photos that I did some photoediting work on several years ago. After going over other images, I found four that I want to show. The archival photo of my Lola Tasyon's younger self was a bit of ...

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Going Places article

It's with great pride to announce that my first travel column, Langyaw Travel has just been published with the January 2017 issue of Manila Bulletin's Going Places magazine. Going Places is the former Cruising, which for several years have been a reliable travel and motoring publication. This month, they rebranded and reformatted it to its current title focusing solely on travel and the travel lifestyle. Langyaw ...

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