Working with this brand was a dream goal come true. More than Aranaz being a Filipino brand, what I really admire about them is THE inspiration – behind the luxury, behind the vision, behind the team. Not to mention, the lifeblood of the brand is that of women, the three Aranaz women, Becky, Amina & […]Read more "Aranaz SS18 Campaign"
I must live under a rock of some sort, because when I was told Patrick Starrr would be on Preview Magazine’s last print cover, I had no clue about him. I’m saying this in the spirit of total honesty. But walking into the Summit Studio this time, I sensed it was more special than the […]Read more "AS Patrick Starrr"
Ara and I have known each other for a few years now, but we only got the chance to have a session recently. I always thought photographing her would yield interesting results, and wow – was I correct to assume that! The beauty in this pinay is untapped. Just look at her. Grabe. Before the […]Read more "As Ara"
I believe our relationship with our mothers have a great bearing to who we were, who we are and who we are to become. I’m quite certain there are studies about this somewhere. Anyway, I am not here to write about a scientific or medical study. I am here to study my own being-ness. Pinky, […]Read more "Mother Dear"
As the music played and she moved, sitting in my mama’s wheelchair, I could feel my eyes water. For the first time in my life, in the middle of shooting, I found my self moved to tears. She was unafraid to be so raw. Unedited. Untouched like the first photo in this story, I will […]Read more "As Vanessa"
March 2016. Birthday month. When the Jedi Brothers came to visit. Introducing, Alex and Stefan. What I am trying to express in this post is my gratitude for love and life. The time these moments happened, I was in a place inexplicable. Life was scattered and intimidating. But as the universe would have it, these […]Read more "As The Ionitas"
Uncertain where to begin with this story, because there is just so much history – let me start by telling you that she is my sister (by choice, literally my “soul sister”). We’ve known each other since we were awkward teenagers. But for like (let me count) twelve years, we missed seeing each other. I […]Read more "As Mica"