Azur Lapis Lazuli's store poster with Filipino International Model Ram Sagad. Grooming and Makeup by Gina Si.
Some of you might know that I have been shooting press kits for Melchor Guinto for quite some time now. As we continue learning with fellow photographers in ShutterClique Photo Club and me pursuing Fashion-PRobe, I invited Melchor to feature his Fall/Winter Collection on this test shoot.
I'm sure everyone owns a pair of jeans nowadays. Classics, flared jeans, pedal pushers, oh-so-trendy skinnies - name it, and there’s a pair of jeans for every occasion, body type, or personality.
The history of June weddings goes all the way back to early Roman times, well over two thousand years ago. It is a great deal for the June brides-to-be to get wed this month and a huge part of the preparation goes to the wedding gown.
On location shoot is indeed complicated. This experience is yet another lesson for me on how team effort plays a big role in pulling a shoot off successfully. Melchor and I had already been preparing for this shoot a month before the Philippine Fashion Week – Holiday 2012. He picked the theme “After work denizen” for his fashion show – the same theme which we used as well, for his press kit.
For the formal release of Fashion-PRobe we featured the clothing line designed by Melchor Guinto. This shoot is a quick glance to its major product, its menswear collection.
Part of the 2011 year-end celebration for MSSC was a contest on a conceptual launching of an artist. This contest was composed of billboard, the artist's portfolio (album cover and other print materials), and the live performance during the year-end party at the Manila Hotel.
Months before the (PFW) Philippine Fashion Week Spring / Summer 2012, fashion designer Melchor Guinto and I has been planning for the shoot of his press kit for the big fashion event. Unlike our first press kit for PFW-Holiday 2011, we'd like to have a better output this season.
As a culminating activity of the creative portraiture workshop with Raymund Isaac, our photo club had arranged a series of funshoot to apply what the participants have learned from the workshop.