Halloween moon


Sam took this photo. Only she can get the edges of the moon look so sharp and finely etched. She's beefing up her portfolio and she was waiting for her subjects (cupcakes) to cool so she could frost and shoot them when she … [Read more...]

We missed the blood moon tonight, but…


With so many people talking about the blood moon that would be highly visible from our part of the globe, I couldn't help but get excited about the opportunity to shoot something so rare. But there was a typhoon and although … [Read more...]

At Estacio Uno: a room with a view


Can waking up get any better with a view like that?The sliding door opens to a small balcony with a table and chairs. I spent at least three times a day in that balcony sipping coffee or tea and just watching the sea. … [Read more...]

Midday walk on the beach


Walking under the sun at noon is normally something everyone avoids. But on the beach, it isn't all that unpleasant especially when the destination is an Italian restaurant and the reward for making the long trek is great … [Read more...]

The sun sets in Cadiz


During our seven-day stay in Negros Occidental, we spent most afternoons swimming. On one side of the pool at the hacienda in Cadiz was an unobstructed view of the horizon where the sun set. On those afternoons that we went … [Read more...]