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Singapore 2014, Day 1 and 2

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Yay, first blog of 2018! I was supposed to blog about something else, like my shoot for Isidore Watches (which will be coming soon, promise), but… well, I started this year not so great. I started the year questioning a lot of things about my life, like my career, and so many other things. So you know, I just wanted to post something that would make me happy (and hopefully all you readers too ^^). So today’s blog post is…

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Headshots at Marco Polo Ortigas :)

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Photography | Noel Salazar Grooming | Rae Salazar, REAL Makeup Artistry Shoot Location | Marco Polo Hotel Ortigas This wasn’t really a formal thing, but we were at Marco Polo Ortigas for a shoot for Ulysses King’s holiday capsule collection last year. While the clothes were being prepared, the models weren’t really doing anything, and neither was I. Haha. XD So, the art director that time just told me to go shoot headshots. So I did. Yay. XD Vin Lee…

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A Burias, Masbate trip with GoRon Adventures!

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So October last year, our ninang Malou and ninong Ronald (who are very adventurous :D) invited us to come with them for a weekend trip to Burias, Masbate, courtesy of GoRon Adventures. Rae and I were like, okay, sure. Why not? It had been a while since our last trip anywhere. I think. XD We were going to Korea next month, but local travel? Well, we had been sorely lacking in that department. And had we heard about Burias before?…

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Beauty Portraits: Christine Lam

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Photography | Noel Salazar Makeup | Rae Salazar, for REAL Makeup Artistry Hair | Roman Rago, for REAL Makeup Artistry Shoot Location | Aruga by Rockwell, Makati All clothes | Christine Lam Surely you’ve heard about Christine Lam. πŸ™‚ She’s a designer who has been recently featured in Hong Kong Fashion Week and has also recently been interviewed and shown in a GMA 7 show to show off her works. Her designs are unique and one of a kind. She’s…

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Rae’s 1st baby shower at Astoria Plaza! :D

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Hi there! XD If you’re friends with me on Facebook, you’d know that my wife Rae has already given birth to a very cute baby boy last November 1. More about him soon (his name is Eos Immanuel, yehey XD), but for now, I just want to share this first baby shower given to Rae by our teammates in arnis. Yes, we do arnis. Hope to write more about that soon, but back to the main topic at hand. This…

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Suit up with MLCK Manila!

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Photography | Noel Salazar Grooming and Makeup | Rae Salazar of REAL Makeup Artistry Suits | MLCK Manila Models | Jmie and KC Mempin Shoot Location | Suez and Zapote Looking to suit up and be dapper for any occasion? Check out MLCK Manila! Wow, talk about getting straight to the point. Haha. Now for the longer version. XD Pronounced as β€œmilk”, MLCK started back in 2008 when the proprietress, Kc Mempin, who is a stylist (she does prenup styling,…

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Beauty Portraits: Charie

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Photography | Noel Salazar Makeup | Rae Salazar of REAL Makeup Artistry Charie, or Cha for short, is our friend from the wedding industry. One day, she decided that she wanted to have Rae do makeup on her, and might as well get a shoot while she’s at it. You know, not to waste the makeup or anything. Haha. XD So last August she came over to the office, Rae did her magic, and as for me? Well, I got…

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Beauty Portraiture: Jamie

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Photography | Noel Salazar Hair and Make up | Rae Salazar Shot on location at Bonifacio Global City Rae: Jamie, let’s shoot you! Jamie: But Rae, I’m not a model! Rae: It’s okay! Let’s just do it. So we shot Jamie. Just because. XD She can smile now. πŸ™‚ #privatejoke Shot at night, with Canon 6D and Sigma Art Lens 50mm 1.4, lit with street lights and/or my lightsaber (#notkidding).…

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So we went to Shanghai… XD

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Well, it has been a while since I posted anything on this blog! Haha. XD And because it’s rainy, I felt like going down on a trip to memory lane, and posting our Shanghai trip last 2014. Rae booked these tickets on whim. Well, that, and because it was only $160-ish(!!!) for the two of us, round trip. Awesome right ? πŸ˜€ But wait, there’s more! Our hotel in Shanghai was only less than $120 for 4 nights! So cheap!…

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Philippine Wrestling Revolution presents PWR Live! – From a Quirky Perspective!

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So, last Saturday, August 15 (yesss, complete XD) I had the opportunity to watch a Philippine Wrestling Revolution show at Makati Cinema Square. I was with my friends Juno and Dino. Juno and I attended the wake service of his uncle just that morning, so I guess we were badly in need of something to cheer us up after. And for more good news, my wife was able to join us, because her wedding gig ended early. Yay. πŸ˜€ The…

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