And VSCO Cam goes Android

Its website proclaims VSCO Cam as “the standard” and Instagram’ers and Phoneographers who take their mobile photography seriously can only agree. The app pretty much got you covered: from the straightforward camera and image tweaking tools, to the creative filters or presets, and its own network of VSCO goodness via the...

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IGersManila’s new website

Was happy with Tumblr, but realized because it’s a microblogging platform, it simply lacked the flexibility we need for bringing our online presence to the next level. And so I purchased a hosting account, experimented first with this website, installed WordPress which is by the way too easy, played around...

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Offline from Instagram’ing

Yesterday, we went offline with IGersManila, for the very first time. While we’re overwhelmed with the support we’re getting from around the world, we all know more help is needed to make sure relief efforts are directed to those affected by super typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan. We have been doing the #9pmhabit daily...

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At the Mobile Festival 2013

I’m usually 7:00am pronto at the office every Monday, that’s because I chose a car plate number banned until 7:00pm in Makati City every first day of the workweek, the same reason that pushes me to be early at work and avoid missing the almost always busy Mondays. But yesterday...

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Instagram’ing soon on a Windows Phone

Sorry BlackBerry, but it looks like Nokia beat you to the queue, as Instagram is officially releasing “in the coming weeks” a version of the hugely popular photo-sharing app for the Windows Phone mobile platform. This great news was somehow overshadowed by Apple’s October 22 iPad event, but is considered to...

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Walking to #DoSomethingBeautiful Against Breast Cancer

Waking up 3am on a Sunday is quite a challenge for me yet I jumped out of bed and was ready to go in record time, knowing this sort of small sacrifice will mean something big for a good cause. I’m not really ready physically, but I joined anyway, as...

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Moving on with #LetsSpeakApp2 at Commune PH

It’s the second of our 3-part LetsSpeakApp talk series for IGersManila, and we’re so thankful to have been generously accommodated by Ros Juan of Commune PH, the perfect venue for this rather intimate gathering of Instagram’ers who answered to our #iCoss invite, as this time we focused on apps for...

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Let’s #DoSomethingBeautiful on Instagram

IGersManila is advocating Breast Cancer Awareness Month #BCAM with its #DoSomethingBeautiful #9pmhabit this week, in partnership with Avon Philippines, one of the largest corporate supporters of breast cancer awareness. Starting today until 13-October-2013, we ask you to join us on Instagram in sharing visual stories with themes relevant to this...

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#Ambienture

  • #Ambienture of @edcalaycay
    #Ambienture of @edcalaycay, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of @ipetim
    #Ambienture of @ipetim, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of @nagaryan
    #Ambienture of @nagaryan, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of @nitramtruk
    #Ambienture of @nitramtruk, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of Lozano Family
    #Ambienture portraits of my family uploaded to Instagram
  • #Ambienture of @alexascribe
    #Ambienture of @alexascribe, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of @sucramkrik
    #Ambienture of @sucramkrik, lighted with iPad 4, snapped with iPhone 5, filtered with PictureShow
  • #Ambienture of fellow Instagram'ers
    #Ambienture portraits of fellow Instagram'ers @edcalaycay @ipetim @nagaryan uploaded to Instagram

I was experimenting on snapping portrait shots with my iPhone 5 the other night, when the fluorescent bulb in our room got busted, needing an instant fix I thought of using my iPad 4 as my only ambient lighting, as I prefer portraiture with shadows and silhouettes, and like to...

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The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 race is on

If you’ve been waiting for clues as to when the pen-wielding phablet and smart watch combo concocted by Samsung will hit our shores, our two rivaling telcos have actually activated their respective pre-order registration sites for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 + Gear this week, as if declaring that the race...

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