Category: Ideas & Inspirations

  • Paying Focus and Attention

    Creative people must learn to Pay attention while creating a focus. Collect ideas everywhere you can. Take notes and review them. Paying attention is crucial in generating ideas.The pilot slang term for that, according to Micheal Michalko, is getting tone.  When a fighter pilot says “I’ve got tone” it means…

  • Set an IDEA Quota

    Set an IDEA Quota

    If I tell you there are fifty words here, you will find it. And maybe more. The Idea Quota Exercise is a challenge for you to work on and achieve. Be specific in what your goals are and the timeline you have to follow. If you are a writer and…

  • What is your creative pattern?

    What’s the difference between creative people and not? Self-perception. Creative people think they are creative and non-creative people think creativity is beyond them. When you see yourself as a source that has no creativity in the bone, you organize yourself in a way where you personally discount any creative opportunities—just…

  • Street Bubbles

    I recently attended Discover Davao Photography Workshop by Jojie Alcantara and Rhonson Ng last March 19-20.  During the workshop Rhonson Ng showcased his photography works and one shot that captivated me was this photo of a person, on a sunset , blowing bubbles.  I said to myself that I would…

  • Maximizing light with Lito Sy

    Camera Club of Davao recently organized a workshop by Lito Sy in Gap Farm last Feb 5, 2010 where more than twenty photographers, including myself, were invited to attend.  In this workshop, we were taught of the basic behavior and characteristics of light and how to control it in when…

  • Take Photos of ICONS

    You cannot miss them. Icons are very easy to spot in a place as they are most likely what other visitors will be taking photos of. This would be the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Angkor Wat Temple complex of Siam Reap, the Great wall of China, interesting street signs, store…

  • Baseco, the land of no names.

    After commuting via bus, jeepney, and tricycle, I arrived at the infamous place called Baseco in Tondo, Manila.  The big trucks, the crowd, even the way the shacks are placed are not foreign to me. It maybe my first time in Baseco, but it is not my first time to…