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Beauty amid chaos

Photo by Paul Quiambao.Used with permission.

Paul Quiambao: Seeing beauty in chaos

9 August 2012

Most of the photos taken during the height of monsoon floods have shown

destruction, hopelessness, even tragedy. But one photographer, Paul

Quiambao, had a different perspective.


His photos, mostly taken at the decades-old University of Sto. Tomas in Manila, show calm and serenity.


"It is really how we see things. We can choose to see the beautiful

side. Kumbaga seeing the beauty and hope amidst the chaos," Quiambao

tells Yahoo! Southeast Asia.


Quiambao, the official quadricentennial photographer of UST and a former

editor of the school publication The Varsitarian, says he would like to

show Pinoys that one can still see beauty in unfortunate events.


FULL STORY HERE: Seeing beauty