Sample Photos

photo reporter Activity Report

Do not take 5 of same photos like below !

Don’t do this !

We require 5 Photos, but we will not accept if you send 5 similar looking photos like below.

Do this instead ! good sample #1

below is a good sample of “5 Photos set” , if you send photos of some shop, always include photo of outside view, inside view and foods or items they sell. but we more like photos with you and your friends eating or viewing items inside store. please include at least 1 selfie or group photo of you. do not concentrate on food too much.

Do this instead ! good sample #2

below is another good sample. if you want to introduce some street food shop like selling mais. include 1 photo of street view, entire shop view, products view, inside shop view and person who is selling at shop. also you can include a photo of menu panel or sign board.

Do’s and Don’ts

Include photo of yourself if possible


Group photos are always welcomed


also this is acceptable


hold your camera properly and stable

The left photo is absolutely not acceptable. take photos properly like right photo below.

do not mix portrait and landscape photos

Basically we like landscape photos please.


do not send boring photos

you better think what kind of photo your audience prefer, don’t just send boring photos, always select good theme like below. the photo below won 2021 August award. please consider taking interesting photos.

The topics we always like is as follows

  • Family breakfast, lunch, dinner photos
  • having relaxation time with friends, family members, etc.
  • any interesting photos related to Mactan/Cebu
  • small news photos such as Mango festival, Fiesta, traffic accidents, etc.
  • Kids photos, Family Business Photos, etc.
  • Your favorite karenderia (Pongkox2), street foods, etc.
  • your family business

bad sample

Good Sample