Skimboarding champion

skim23x

Until a couple of weeks ago, I hadn't heard of skimboarding. When Sam asked permission to go to Cavite to take photos at a skimboard competition, I asked, "A what?" Skimboard, she said. And I had to Google it to understand what it was that she wanted to take photos of.Skimboarding (or skimming) is a boardsport in which a skimboard (a smaller counterpart to a surfboard … [Read more...]

Cool rider with wings on his wheels. Literally.

wings-on-wheels

Speedy ran some errands this morning and saw this biker with the most interesting motorcycle. The mud guards, for the rider and not for the wheels, are shaped like an eagle's wings. Why stop at wings? Put in the bird's head too. Cool.The photos were taken along Marcos Highway in Antipolo. … [Read more...]

La Malade Imaginaire: curtain call

curtain-call

When I watch a play these days, because I have a daughter taking up Technical Theater, I not only pay attention to the story, the acting and the actors' delivery of their lines -- I pay even closer attention to the technical stuff like blocking, lighting, costumes... I really love high-tech lighting design.And my theater vocabulary has become wider too.The Free … [Read more...]