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Hi, I'm Estan Cabigas, a freelance photographer from the Philippines and available for work and collaboration within the ASEAN region. TenZeroFour is my Architecture and Interiors website and blog.

It’s bold, proudly standing at the hillside as you negotiate the steady ascent to Mines View Park. Amidst the greenery of pine trees that surround it, it is a breath of fresh cool mountain air in the Baguio skyline. But that’s just the exterior. Inside, you step into the lobby and have a feel of familiarity, the Baguio that you expect, cozy, welcoming. Step further and slowly the beauty of the building slowly unfolds. Beneath that spectacle of modernity, sleek lines and loftiness is a level of green architecture that takes into consideration the Baguio of today. The hotel is a ...

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“I get satisfaction in building houses for other people, designing it as if I will be the one to live in it.” Thus spoke the mild mannered and articulate Mark Madrid, Architect and BERDE Professional at his office loft in Makati City. Be it a newly constructed house or a renovated one from a few decades ago, there’s that element of being satisfyingly livable: bright with large windows, airy with good ventilation, and surprisingly cozy. There are no architects in the family. His mother was a housewife and his father an accountant. But it was when he was in high school that he ...

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Efren Aurelio, Landscape Architect is one of the known Filipino architects in his field and has worked on many major real estate projects nationwide. 'It used to be an afterthought, cosmetic. When developers do a project, they consult engineers, architects, planners, and before opening day, say, 'hey, we don't have any landscaping. Let's call a landscape architect. ' Ar. Efren Aurelio of EA Aurelio Landscape Architects reminisced with a smile, when more than a decade ago, such a situation existed. Heading the country's leading landscape architecture firm, Ar. Efren knows fully well ...

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