Landscapes and Tablescapes: A Panorama by Moveable Feast & GRID

It’s Christmas Eve! And before we do our own celebrating tonight, I would love to share with you this wonderful collaboration with my Grid Magazine family and beautiful friend, Jenny Pascual of Moveable Feast. The behind-the-scenes I captured with my iPhone and the stunning imagery (by Joseph Pascual no less) will surely put you in a more festive and feasting mode for … Keep reading

Eyes on Sporty Spice & Everything Nice

The b-ball court at the Ronac Art Center was the location for another exciting shoot with High Life Magazine… So happy to be working again with good friend and awesome fitness model, Luisa Beltran… and the lovely Alaiza Malinao… More wonder twin power!! We wanted to highlight these performance sneakers with some stylish ensembles, and even … Keep reading

Night Vision: Dark Glamour for Sense & Style Magazine

A concept that came naturally to me and paired well with the month of October was Gothic. But of course! Thank you Hector Reyes, Editor-In-Chief of Sense & Style Magazine for allowing me to play yet again! Since this was a beauty shoot, I enlisted the talent of Archie Tolentino. We did shoots a few years back with … Keep reading

Fanta-SEE Fashion with Sense & Style Magazine

Taking Filipino fashion up  a notch (or two or three) with this shoot I put together for the September issue of Sense & Style Magazine. Prepping the edgy and intricate outfits… And finishing touches on our gorgeous supermodel, Girlie Benitez… Some of the action taking place behind the scenes. One of my favorite looks…. I love how the body piece (made of … Keep reading

High Life Magazine’s Fashion x Art Watch

Behind-the-scenes of the latest fashion editorial for High Life Magazine featuring some of our country’s best artists and pairing their works with our talented Filipino fashion designers.   Our wonderful and gorgeous models, getting ready and internalizing their many roles and looks for this shoot…   Watch in horror of this crown made of nails by … Keep reading

Looks and Smells Like Teen Spirit

How fun was this shoot? The idea was to create KPop, JPop, Harajuku Girl-inspired outfits using existing school uniforms. The challenge here was that some of these uniforms were to be returned to their rightful owners so most of them I couldn’t alter or change their silhouettes. Prepping at my work studio and getting inspiration… So, … Keep reading

A Sneak Peek? More of a Deeper Look Behind the Scenes with High Life Magazine…

It’s been awhile since I worked with this group. Last February’s Sugar Rush seems like forever already. So as soon as my schedule permitted, I grabbed the opportunity to work with this family again. I’ve been wanting to do something “architectural” lately, something High Life Magazine would be open to as they’ve always been very receptive to my ideas. Thank … Keep reading

Set Your Sights on Paradise (El Nido, Palawan)

Work takes me on yet another adventure! Staying focused has never been more difficult if your location is the world-famous El Nido, Palawan. We were surrounded by greens and blues, colors scientifically known to relax the eye. Part of the challenge was to snap out of it. Set your sights on a few of our locations, Miniloc Island … Keep reading

Global Glare: Icelandic Delights & Shopping Sights

Especially for someone who works in the fashion industry, when traveling, touring the shopping “sights” are just as important as the country’s national sites. An array of wonderful store fronts and window displays and some in-store visuals mostly in Laugavegur, a main shopping street in downtown Reykjavik… Modern times call for a different version of the … Keep reading