Few can capture feels like photographer Shaira Luna. From a heartfelt ménage à trois to a dad doting on his daughter, our girl Shaira has summoned many big emotions through her shoots for BENCH BLOG. To celebrate the love month, we asked the gifted photographer to pack even bigger and wilder heart, the only […]
Words by Marga Buenaventura Dads may not always know best. They’re the ones who let us eat too much ice cream, sneak in an extra hour of TV on a school night, or mess up our party clothes at the playground. Our dads may usually be in charge of play, but there are times […]
As vehicles used for surveillance, escape, or a deathly drive-by, cars in film certainly give us a rush. Inspired by Gosling in Drive and McQueen in The Getaway, certified pilot and erstwhile racer Ernie Miranda turns out top-gear thrills in this series shot by Shaira Luna. A garage becomes the suspenseful setting for a dicey deal […]
With all the rain we’ve been experiencing lately, we may as well be living underwater. At least our dreary cityscape can be traded for a view more remarkable, as can be seen at the Manila Ocean Park. An escape from flooded streets, the Oceanarium’s clear tubes and tanks reveal manta rays gliding gracefully above schools of […]
It’s the color of love, Kool-Aid, and ang pao envelopes—and really, who doesn’t like any of those things? Whether it’s a fiery shade of Ferrari or a sexy hue of wine, red gives major spark to any outfit. B/BLOG rings in Chinese New Year and the love month with a color to get lucky with!