A Huge Thanks For The Contributions Thus Far
Jun 2012 02

The Developing Nations Project was launched a couple months ago. Being a photographer, I already had most of the gear I needed to get the project off the ground.

I purchased a compact Canon Selphy CP-800 photo printer, so that I would not have to rely on being able to find a photo development shop while carrying out the project. Especially considering that a big aspect of the project is developing photos for people in remote areas that might not have access to development facilities.

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Kids Around Coron, Philippines
Jun 2012 03

Today I rented a motorbike with my friend Amanda. We drove off away from the main town of Coron to see where the road would take us. We made a few stops along the way to snap photos of those interested in hopping in front of the camera.

Here are their photos. Tomorrow we plan to deliver the prints.

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New photos from Barangay Bintuan plus Round Two in Coron, Philippines
Jun 2012 07

A couple days after taking the last batch of photos just outside of Coron, Philippines. I went to drop off the prints. Upon doing so I met a lovely couple (who I hadn’t photographed previously) who invited me in for coffee. I had brought my portable photo printer with me so I made them a couple prints on the spot.

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Flat-tire leads to impromptu photoshoot in Argao, Philippines
Jun 2012 17

I was driving a motorbike back to Cebu after an overnight trip to Oslab, Philippines.

On the way back I got a flat tire and pulled off to get it patched. Since I had some time to kill while the shop was patching it, I pulled out my gear and took some portraits of the workers as well as some passer-by’s including some of their pets.
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BBQ Pork and a Broken Printer
Jun 2012 24

The city of Cebu is famous for having the best lechon (rotisserie BBQ’ed pork) in the Philippines, and maybe the world? While stopping to enjoy some traditional lechon, I decided to whip out my camera and printer and make some prints.

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