GEROME SORIANO

Gerome believes in thinking differently, in trying the untried and in accomplishing what is thought to be impossible. He does this by pursuing projects that are technically difficult and executing them well. He produces art objects as a way of sharing the experience and sustaining the practice.

Kite Aerial Photographer
born November 28, 1990
lives in Manila City, Philippines
graduate of University of Santo Tomas- College of Fine Arts and Design major in Advertising Arts- March 2012


CV

Exhbitions

Push It: Outstanding Thesis Exhibit 2012, Beato Angelico Gallery, Sampaloc, Manila

Awards

UST - College of Fine Arts and Design -  major in Advertising - batch 2011-2012 - Best Thesis Awardee for Photography Exhibit and Catalogue Design Thesis entitled "Windy Conversations: Between Camera and Kites"

Behance Philippines portfolio review - 98b - Recipient of Behance Appreciation Award for photography category - review conducted by Veejay Villafranca

Installations

98b ESC Projects - Windy Conversations: Between Cameras and Kites installation

ESC project - Future Market @ Transitio 1945 - Fort Santiago, Intramuros, Manila

Publications

Kite Aerial Photography: A Bird's eye view of Pictures of the World Below by Randy Urlanda in Manila Bulletin's Panorama Sunday magazine August 7, 2011

Camera Geek TV Episode 5 interview

The Art of Kite Aerial Photography by Cecila Angeles in Manila Bulletin's Picture Perfect July 26, 2011

Streetkonnect.com interview by Angely Chi

Solar Daybreak Artist of the Week October 21-25,2013: http://www.solarnews.ph/lifestyle/2013/10/25/artist-of-the-week-gerome-soriano1#.U2AmsoGSw8k

Slate Planner 2014, Looking Up No. 7, Kite Aerial Photography: http://slateplanner.com/2014/04/05/artist-quick-draw-march-gerome-soriano/



His work has already been featured in:



He was also part of the Push It: Outstanding Thesis Exhibit 2012. The Best Thesis Exhibit of UST-College of Fine Arts and Design major in Advertising batch 2012. Held at Beato Angelico Gallery, Sampaloc, Manila.


And was also awarded the Most Appreciated Presentation at the Behance Portfolio Review Manila November 2012. Held at 98b, Escolta.



 


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Black looks good and light :)

My name is Gerome Soriano and I am the Greatest Kite Aerial Photographer of the Philippines.

I have been doing kite aerial photography since 2011 when I did it for my college thesis at the University of Santo Tomas College of Fine Arts and Design.

Now my challenge is to capture kite aerial photographs of the wonderful places and people from all around the Philippines :)

To invite more Filipinos to join me in practicing kite aerial photography.

And to rekindle the Filipino tradition of kite-flying :)

Now I am going to share to you my kite aerial photography rig :)



My first rig was white. Made of aluminum. Heavy. Prone of bending. And cumbersome to carry around.

My second rig was heavier and more cumbersome but it looked a lot more better :) more handsome :) 

Non-bendy but heavier.


My third rig is black and it looks good. Sharpish and light. 

And it's made of the awesome material used for the most awesomest and most bad-ass of bicycles, canoes, tennis and badminton racquets, sport kite spars, high quality arrow shafts, hockey sticks, fishing rods, surfboards,  race-cars and Airbuses!!!!!
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