A photograph of Siquijor, taken from the resort Infinity Heights on the north side of the island few kilometers away from the main road on the heights of Tacloban when turning right into the land. The resort owned by an Australian gentleman. These comfortable bungalows on the top of the hill also offer breathtaking views of the north side of Siquijor. When taking a sightseeing tour, it is really recommended for a lunch or refreshing drink.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | January 29
Award Score: 62 (Value 12, Clarity 12, Composition 16, Style 11, Skill 11)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Travel Photography
Photograph Location: Siquijor, Philippines
Photographer: Ryszard Wierzbicki (Swindon, United Kingdom) Registered
Ryszard Wierzbicki was born in 1963. Graduated with a Master degree of Social Sciences in Children Care Education from University of Gdańsk in 1992 in Poland. He worked in an orphanage and four other companies, going through positions of Educator, Marketing Specialist and Sales & Marketing Manager in various branches (child care, dentistry, orthodontics and IT). Apart of his regular jobs he continued developing his Scuba Diving qualification resulted of an instructor level in PADI. Emigrated to UK in 2006, from where he started his real traveling & photography experience and exploration of South-East Asia. Volunteering occasionally with Stu and the Kids charity organization of Thai and Burmese Orphans (stuandthekids.org). Established 2 forums for active travelers and photographers named Instant Travelling (instanttravelling.ning.com) and World Around (worldaround.pl) in 2010. Changed an ironed suit and laptop for cargo trousers, hoodie jacket, knapsack and started to manage freely the passion of photography, traveling and scuba diving.