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Behind Munti condos, a treat for birding eyes

ROYALTY IN RESIDENCE The White-throated Kingfisher is just one of the 70 bird species documented by the Wild Bird Club of the Philippines in a “mini-forest” surprisingly thriving in the Ayala-Alabang area. Sylvia Ramos/contributor

To celebrate Earth Month, wild bird photographers and environmental conservation advocates Sylvia and Tonji Ramos recently held a bird-watching walk for a small group of residents at Filinvest Corporate City in Muntinlupa City.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Olympians say selfies were stopped at White House

Boston Red Sox designated hitter David "Big Papi" Ortiz takes a selfie with President Barack Obama, holding a Boston Red Sox jersey presented to him, during a ceremony on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 1, 2014, where the president honored the 2013 World Series baseball champion Boston Red Sox. In the background is pitcher Koji Uehara, upper right. AP FILE PHOTO

A handshake? Sure. A selfie? No way.   Some of America’s Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cellphones in their pockets last week when they visited the White House and met with President Barack Obama.   The White House said that’s longstanding practice because taking individual photos with hundreds of people wouldn’t [...]

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Man reunited with family after AP photo published

Nicholas Simmons, 20, of Greece, N.Y., warms himself on a steam grate with three homeless men by the Federal Trade Commission, just blocks from the Capitol, during frigid temperatures in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014.  Simmons disappeared from his parents’ house in a small upstate New York town on New Year’s Day, leaving behind his wallet, cellphone and everything else. AP

Nicholas Simmons disappeared from his parents’ house in a small upstate New York town on New Year’s Day, leaving behind his wallet, cellphone and everything else.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

‘A visual feast of the personal and the political’


Like a compelling snapshot perfectly timed and framed is what best describes this spontaneous but daring project—a photography book—by young publisher Rocel Ann Junio.

Posted: November 14th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Photographers’ federation marks 26th year Oct. 26

In celebration of its 26th anniversary, the Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation (FPPF) is inviting all graduates of photography workshops to a day of fun activities on Saturday, Oct. 26, at Fort Santiago, Intramuros, Manila.

Posted: October 25th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

UP to decide on Mark Solis case next month

Screen grab of Mark Joseph Solis’ page on the Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network of which he is a member.

The University of the Philippines will be deciding by next month on the case of its student Mark Joseph Solis, who allegedly passed off other people’s photographs as his own in several contests.

Posted: October 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

College tosses ‘photo grabber’ case to UP chancellor

Mark Joseph Solis—the 22-year-old University of the Philippines (UP) student who earlier confessed to passing off another man’s photograph as his own after it won in a contest—has earned a brief reprieve.

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Sona: Time to roll out red carpet, photo booths


This is for those with the sweetest smiles and the smartest gowns.

Posted: July 19th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Photos keep funds for poor students coming

UK-BASED Filipino photographer Yen Baet mounts an exhibit of her photographs to raise money for Holy Angel University’s scholarship fund.  E.I. REYMOND T. OREJAS/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON

All 30 photographs of United Kingdom-based Filipino photographer Yen Baet were sold out on her first exhibit in the Philippines, raising in one night P225,000 in tuition for poor students in Pampanga.

Posted: June 23rd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Woman photographer supports Pampanga students

THIS award-winning  photo along with 29 other  photos donated by  renowned Filipino photographer Yen Baet, former Miss   Holy Angel University  and editor of Nexus student publication, helps students.

Filipino photographer Yen Baet has donated 30 of her works, including several international prize-winning pieces, to Holy Angel University (HAU) here to help raise funds for the education of young people.

Posted: June 9th, 2013 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Aliwan Fiesta photo tilt

The Manila Broadcasting Company is holding a photography competition in line with this year’s Aliwan Fiesta grand parade on April 13. The contest carries the theme “Pista Nami’y Ganyan” and seeks to capture the various art forms and activities marking the parade, like the dance numbers, the float designs and the festival queen pageant.

Posted: April 6th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Snapshots of southern Luzon’s spirituality

STUDENTS and passersby look at the photographs in the open-air exhibit of Quadro at the University of the Philippines in Los Baños, Laguna.  MARICAR P. CINCO

Tired of fast-paced city life, a group of seasoned photographers now have sprawling mountains, a vast lake, a university and bucolic towns for subjects that tell much about the unique “spirituality” of southern Luzon.   Los Baños-based photographers have formed Quadro, a photo collective that captures and documents scenes from the province. The group’s original [...]

Posted: December 13th, 2012 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Learn peace

In 1963, in the city of Birmingham, Alabama in the United States, a photographer of the Associated Press took the photograph of policemen using attack dogs to rein in Walter Gadsden, an African-American observing a protest march against racial segregation. That photograph and others of the violent dispersal of the marchers so captured the viciousness [...]

Posted: July 25th, 2012 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

  1. Santiago accuses Lacson of fronting for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  2. Name names, Lacson told
  3. Santiago: Enrile, Lacson, Reyes plotting massive psywar operation
  4. Slain officer’s ‘diagram’ rocks PNP
  5. Kris Aquino’s ex- close in security named new Air Force chief
  6. Ex-COA chief nabbed for plunder
  7. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  8. Obama: US will defend Japan vs China
  9. Save the queen? Aide takes fall for Enrile, Gigi Reyes
  10. HK apology: Why Estrada and not Aquino?
  1. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  2. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  3. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  4. Estrada: Gigi Reyes won’t testify vs JPE
  5. Bernice Lee arrested by NBI team
  6. Enrile chief aide back in PH ‘to face charges’
  7. Cedric Lee’s cohort flies out of PH despite look-out order – De Lima
  8. Suspect in Vhong Navarro’s mauling wants to turn state witness – De Lima
  9. Reckless driver endangered lives of Aquino, entourage–report
  10. Lawyer: Napoles ‘will tell all’
  1. MRT passengers pass the hat for 6-year-old Ashley
  2. Rookie, lady cops lauded for quick response to MOA heist
  3. Napoles spills beans on Enrile, Estrada, Revilla – De Lima
  4. Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely
  5. Revilla says he was joking; Lacson stands by his story
  6. Revilla ‘consulted’ Lacson on how he evaded arrest
  7. 12 senators on Napoles ‘pork’ list, says Lacson
  8. Gigi Reyes pins blame on aide
  9. Cudia, dismissed for lying, got 99% in conduct
  10. Kim Henares needs a reprimand, says Cayetano


  • Lacson rejects calls to name ‘pork’ execs
  • Obama due in Seoul as North Korea nuclear test fears grow
  • Hold departure order out vs Corona, Singson
  • Malaysia to release MH370 report–PM
  • Man found dead in Quezon City, alleged victim of summary execution–report
  • Sports

  • Michael Phelps loses to Lochte in comeback meet
  • Sharapova advances to Stuttgart quarterfinals
  • Galedo caps ride of redemption
  • Beermen, Express dispute second semis slot today
  • Lady Agilas upset Lady Bulldogs in four sets
  • Lifestyle

  • ‘Recovered’ Banksy works on display ahead of sale
  • Marinduque: Visiting the ‘palm of the ocean’
  • First at Vatican in 60 years
  • How Jing Monis Salon gave Krissy the pixie
  • Want to be a supermodel? Work on your inner beauty, says Joey Espino
  • Entertainment

  • Paul McCartney to play at Candlestick concert
  • Kristoffer Martin: from thug to gay teen
  • Has Ai Ai fallen deeply with ‘sireno?’
  • California court won’t review Jackson doctor case
  • Cris Villonco on play adapted from different medium
  • Business

  • PAL hailed for ban on shark fin cargo
  • BSP to change tint of P100 bill
  • Nielsen sees car buying boom in the Philippines
  • How author of best-seller exposed ‘one percent’ economic elite
  • Bangko Sentral readies new bank lending rules
  • Technology

  • Cloud strength helps Microsoft earnings top Street
  • Vatican announces hashtag for April 27 canonizations
  • Enrile in Masters of the Universe, Lord of the Rings?
  • Top Traits of Digital Marketers
  • No truth to viral no-visa ‘chronicles’
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, April 25, 2014
  • No deal, Janet
  • Like making Al Capone a witness vs his gang
  • MERS-CoV and mothers
  • A graduation story
  • Global Nation

  • China welcomes PH apology
  • Only 4 Etihad passengers not accounted for
  • Abandoned in Malta,15 PH seamen return
  • Senator hopes PH will also get same vow
  • HK victims to get P115M; traders raised money
  • Marketplace