Galleon AndalucĂ­a docked in Manila

Galeon Andalucia a 17th century spanish galeon replica docked in Manila. Guest and visitors able to board the ship and walk through the history.Unluckily hundreds of people on the last day did not able to board including myself waited several hours and the captain (pepe) decided to extend until 6 p.m. for us to take a photograph of the Galeon.

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The Blacksmiths

Pre-industrialize local smithing shop along the highway of mambajao in the island of camiguin. The shop started the business for more than a decade where they produce Bolo and machete knives to other towns and provinces.

blacksmith-2stage of forging where a piece of metal heated up to a thousand degrees and shaped by hammering and trimming.

Armando 52, He learned the craft from his father and started as a blacksmith at the age of 17.

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Uncertainty Buck Pago Photo Exhibit

Opening Reception : 9 November 2010, 8-10pm
Artist Talk : 21 November 2010, 8-9pm
Exhibit Dates : 9 November – 21 December 2010

Using his 35mm compact film camera, Pago, now 25, aims to show the difficulties of raising a family in a country where social services are felt by a few and development looks nil. He saw that what he went through are common and more prevalent to poorer and less educated families.more….