Advices from a Tree Stand tall and proud Sink your roots into the Earth Be content with your natural beauty Go out on a limb Drink plenty of water Remember your roots Enjoy the view Want to better photography while opening your eyes and your heart to the Mundane little things all around you? Simply follow Jithin (Photrablogger blog) and especially his Mundane Monday Challenge. All … Continue reading Mundane Monday: off to work (Filipino version)
For those of you who have to deal with cold feet, red noises and grey skies .. For those of you who tend to feel like my friend Hubert those days: here is your dose of Vitamin Sea! Take a picture a day. Focus on its centre for a good 20 secondes, then slowly enlarge the view and embrace it all. Close your eyes and feel … Continue reading Here is to beat the Monday blues
(n). Literally “Cloud Walker”. One who lives in the clouds of their own imagination or dreams; one who does not obey the conventions of society, literature or art. In response to Weekly Photo Challenge on State of mind. Continue reading Nephelibata
(n). Literally “Cloud Walker”. One who lives in the clouds of their own imagination or dreams; one who does not obey the conventions of society, literature or art. In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge on State of Mind – another take with the same title to be published tomorrow. Another day, another state of mind, stay tuned .. Continue reading Nephelibata
Our version ! How is yours? Continue reading Wordless Wed: Dreaming of a white Xmas ?
And so was this week! At this time of year, there is hardly any tourist on Bantayan island, let me know when you come and we’ll pick you up at the pier. You won’t find any clubs or bars on our side of the island but the Buko juices and the San Miguel are the most refreshing… Continue reading WPC : Today was a good day
Yes the Swiss mountains are great. But how about Filipino beaches? ocean breeze, salty air, sun kissed air, endless summer, sugar beach … coconut juice anyone? Wishing you all a warm and cosy week 🙂 Continue reading Happy Monday from the Philippines!
The music is not in the notes, but in the silences in between – Mozart Continue reading Photo101: Natural world and leading lines, from Bali
Ask everyone in Bantayan about the current heat, and you’ll get the same answer :” it’s never been like that before M’am. Rainy season normally starts in May. It’s so hot!” At least we can take a dip in the ocean in the first wee hours of the morning and at sunset. Even tourists would not dare getting in when the temperature screams 40°C! You … Continue reading Photo101: Even the coast is running short of water
Did you know that the blues of the colors spectrum, associated with water, are called “Cold Colors”? Cruising the Pacific Ocean this morning, a bit of “cold” was all we really needed. May is the hottest month of the year in the Philippines, and the only thing that can evoke cold at 10AM is the famous “Halo Halo” (mix-mix), the traditional Filipino treat : mix … Continue reading Feel the cold ?