Lou Albano is a writer based in Manila. Until this GRID assignment, she thought she was a rough-and-tumble kind of a gal. In this issue, Lou joined the Black Pencil Project’s trek to Cambulo, Ifugao, where 40 minutes into the trek, she cried. The rest of the time, she cursed like a sailor. But no matter, she’s always up for a trip!
Photojournalism is a deceptively simple form of photography. Fotomoto 22: Home's Jes Aznar and Veejay Villafranca talk about their journey in a discipline that balances the beauty and reality of life.Read More >>
Ask Chef Alvin Cailan how his Tagalog is and he’ll quip, “Mas magaling pag lasing!” Last December, GRID sat down with him here in Manila to talk about how great food is here at home and how Fil-Am chefs abroad are taking our cuisine to new heightsRead More >>
This is the decades-long story of how the Filipino divers who made Tubbataha famous–at the cost of unsustainable fishing nearly destroying the reef–helped establish one of the most successful marine parks in the Philippines.Read More >>
Inseparable from the coordinated effort to protect Tubbataha is the quest to understand it. To scientists from around the world, the faraway atoll presents a bottomless mystery, offering answers that lead only to more questions.Read More >>