Japan through my eyes 2018-2019

Some of what I saw and experienced with friends and loved ones during my trips to the beautiful land of Japan during the foliage season in 2018 and 2019. I will most likely add more photos but for now, I have 20 up here for you to enjoy. Most of these photos can be foundContinue reading “Japan through my eyes 2018-2019”

Food Photography: Philippines Edition

So this has been a long time coming. I said way back that I was going to post the food photos that I took when we were vacationing in the Philippines during the summer. But then – too many things happened for the past days that this has been put in the back burner forContinue reading “Food Photography: Philippines Edition”

Salve and her beautiful family (2016)

So I finally was able to go through the photos that I took of my friend, Salve, and her beautiful family. These were taken last December 2016 when they came here for a visit in Boise. And with the winter and snow as a backdrop, who could resist an impromptu family photo shoot? ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜  

Nicole (2010)

PORTFOLIO MODEL SHOOT Abercrombie / American Eagle Style as requested by model Model: Nicole Photos by: Ruth Medina-Ilasco Location: El Matador State Beach, Malibu, CA Shot using Nikon D40, 50MM and 55MM Lens Lighting: Natural with California Sunbounce as needed ISO 100 for most of the shots Minor PP using CS5 only  

Nifty Photos :)

These are photos that I randomly shot from the year 2006 to 2011 all using my trusty Nikon Camera (yes, my camera is that old. ย I know I need to replace it but…). I don’t remember most of my settings here (although I would be able to tell if I study each photo hard enough,Continue reading “Nifty Photos :)”

Fairy (Concept Photo 2011)

I didn’t really like the set of photos that I took for this shoot. ๐Ÿ˜ฆ ย There were numerous models and I wasn’t entirely happy with the batch I took. ย But this is the only photo from that shoot that I really did love. ย So I will only post this one photo from that. ย ๐Ÿ™‚ Model:Continue reading “Fairy (Concept Photo 2011)”

Maria (2010)

PORTFOLIO MODEL PHOTO SHOOT Beauty Shots / Close Ups Model: Maria Trinidad Cruz Photos by: Ruth Medina-Ilasco Shot using Nikon D40, F15, 1/250, ISO200 Lighting: Ruth Medina-Ilasco and Alex Pascual Make up: Kate Sagalongos Minor Post viaย Lightroom 2 and Photoshop CS5  

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