Heritage of Cebu Monument

4

Showcases the significant and symbolic events in the history of Cebu from the time of Rajah Humabon to the recent beatification of Cebuano martyr Pedro Calungsod.

Here is a historical site, one jeep away from downtown city, that should not be left unattended. Once just a fence in Brgy Parian, the sculptor, Eduardo Castrillo, put all his effort and showed us his commitment to work and patience as he contributes this masterpiece monument to the country.

Visiting the monument and discussing the message of the tableau is an enriching experience, for tourists and students alike. It promoted the City’s Tour of “Heritage Walk,” that included the Magellan’s Cross, Basilica del Sto. Niño, Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral and Plaza Hamabar to name a few. Whats great about is It gives us all Filipinos a memory of our history specially the birth of Christianity, just in one site.

The Heritage of Cebu monument, which was completed through donations of private individuals and groups should really be appreciated by all.

written by bluemie5 on 2009-05-27 in #world #locations #provia #heritage-walk #nikon #holga #ektachrome #plaza-parian #fisheye #mandaue-city #rumble #cebu-cebu-monument

4 Comments

  1. d_i_hunter
    d_i_hunter ·

    That looks interesting - good shots

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    cool shots! :)

  3. stouf
    stouf ·

    The holgas are stunning !

  4. bluemie5
    bluemie5 ·

    thanks!

More Interesting Articles

  • Gallery Alert: Captain Linnaeus Tripe’s Landscape Photographs at the National Gallery of Art

    written by cheeo on 2014-12-11 in #news
    Gallery Alert: Captain Linnaeus Tripe’s Landscape Photographs at the National Gallery of Art

    Blending artistry and research, Captain Linnaeus Tripe’s photographs from earlier times in India and Burma became priceless pieces in the history of photography.

  • My First Lomo Affair: Clownshoes and his Lomo Smena Symbol

    written by icequeenubia on 2014-06-05 in #lifestyle
    My First Lomo Affair: Clownshoes and his Lomo Smena Symbol

    For a short time, Blaine Vernicek, otherwise known as clownshoes in our Community, needed to be away from his beloved muse, Miss Katie, and stay in another state because of his new job. But thanks to his Lomo Smena Symbol, he was able to bring with him photographs of his sweetheart that somehow helped him forget the unnerving distance between them. Read on to find out more about this heartwarming story in this installment of My First Lomo Affair!

    7
  • Lomography x Nixon Photo Exhibition Soho

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-07-04 in #events

    Lomography France recently collaborated with Nixon and gave some top surfers a bundle of our cameras and lenses to document the Nixon Surf Challenge event in Russia. These stunning surfing shots will be on exhibit at the Lomography Gallery Soho and you're invited to the opening night. Come to the store on July 24th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm for drinks, live music and a chance to win a limited edition Nixon Watch.

  • Shop News

    LomoKino & LomoKinoscope Package

    LomoKino & LomoKinoscope Package

    Enjoy a truly analogue moviemaking experience with Lomography's 35mm movie camera and an accompanying accessory to watch your films with. View your masterpieces in the most analogue way possible with the LomoKinoscope. Get it now 20% off the regular price!

  • Manila in Monochrome

    written by chooolss on 2014-05-07 in #world #locations
    Manila in Monochrome

    Two Sundays ago, I participated in the Royal Postal Heritage Tour for the second consecutive time. This time around, I chose to shoot exclusively in black and white.

  • 'Red: A Kubrick Supercut' Highlights the Filmmaker's Use of the Color in His Work

    written by chooolss on 2014-11-20 in #lifestyle
    'Red: A Kubrick Supercut' Highlights the Filmmaker's Use of the Color in His Work

    Have you ever noticed how Stanley Kubrick made use of the color red many times in his movies? Video editor Rishi Kaneria sure has, and came up with this brilliant clip to showcase the filmmaker's preference for crimson hues.

  • Bob Mazzer's 'Underground' Heads to East Sussex

    written by chooolss on 2014-10-17 in #news
    Bob Mazzer's 'Underground' Heads to East Sussex

    From today until the end of the month, Bob Mazzer's work, which was recently showcased in London, will be up on exhibit at East Sussex's Baker Mamonova Gallery.

  • Shop News

    Shoot recognizable images with the Petzval

    Shoot recognizable images with the Petzval

    You want your subject be the center of attention? Petzval lens photos are recognizable for sharpness and crispness in the centre, strong color saturation, wonderful swirly bokeh effect, artful vignettes and narrow depth of field that will make your subjects stand out!

  • Lomo'instant Party Recap UK

    written by hannah_brown on 2014-11-18 in #news
    Lomo'instant Party Recap UK

    Last week we celebrated the arrival of the Lomo'Instant camera at the Lomography Soho Store with a huge launch party. We opened our doors late to showcase this exciting new compact instant camera! We gave you the chance to hold this beauty in your hands and have your photo taken in our instant photobooth. Read on to catch the event highlights.

  • The Story of the Lomo'Instant, as Told on Social Media

    written by borisb on 2014-11-19 in #lifestyle

    The journey of the Lomo'Instant is a tale of unpacking, dating, ghost spotting, and so much more. From the day it appeared on Kickstarter to the time it landed on the doorsteps and into the hands of its would-be owners, its story has been a colorful and eventful one, retold and captured on social media.

  • A Salute to the Masters: Buraco (A Tribute to Alfred Eisenstaedt)

    written by sirio174 on 2014-09-21 in #lifestyle
    A Salute to the Masters: Buraco (A Tribute to Alfred Eisenstaedt)

    Alfred Eisenstaedt was one of Life Magazine's greatest photographers, known for his ability to immortalize the storytelling moment of many public events in history. To write this tribute to him, I chose a subject that he photographed in different places and times: card players in public places. The photos in this article were taken at the Patronal Feast of my city Como, during a series of buraco's lessons held by a local card players club.

  • Shop News

    the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

     the perfect surprise for every analogue loving enthusiast

    Let your loved one pick the gift of their dreams. Lomography Online Shop Gift Certificates are the perfect present for every analogue devotee on your gift list

  • The Very First Nat Geo Wildlife Photos by George Shiras, III

    written by chooolss on 2014-09-10 in #lifestyle
    The Very First Nat Geo Wildlife Photos by George Shiras, III

    July 1906 saw a landmark event in the history of the National Geographic Society when its magazine published a special issue containing just one article with over 70 wildlife photographs - the first of its kind to appear on the magazine - taken by politician and wildlife photographer George Shiras, III.

  • The European Dream - Selfies from Oranienplatz: Exhibition in Berlin

    written by efrost on 2014-10-16 in #events
    The European Dream - Selfies from Oranienplatz: Exhibition in Berlin

    In more ways than one, Lomography is an art form as much as it is an effective tool to communicate. This is proven in the politically-driven exhibition “Selfies from Oranienplatz," of which the opening event will be taking place on the 16th of October as part of the European Month of Photography in Berlin. Read further to learn more about the project and event.

  • Awesome Albums: NeueHeimat by masha_njam

    written by Kwyn Kenaz Aquino on 2015-03-04 in #world #lifestyle
    Awesome Albums: NeueHeimat by masha_njam

    The thing to do after settling in your new homeland? Memorize its silhouettes and shadows in the form of showcase-worthy vignettes.

    3