Roma Vitug Uncovers the Classic and Contemporary in the Philippines


Roma Vitug is a 22 years old architectural graduate from the Philippines. With a love for shooting nature and people, it is his extraordinary relationship with architecture that shows most in his photography.


Vitug unveils stunning compositions offering the viewer a wistful appreciation for both classic and modern type buildings. Below Vitug speaks on shooting architecture and what inspires him with marenjournal. 

On Shooting Architecture /
As an architecture graduate, shooting architecture is like being a part of my life. Specifically I like shooting classical, minimalist and contemporary architecture because of the aesthetic of it - the intricacy, the symmetry, the boldness and most especially the simplicity of it's design. Also, check my tag #CableWiresInArchitecture on Instagram that features buildings with cable wires on their façade, because here in the Philippines some of the aesthetically pleasing structure are distracted by cable wires.

On Subject Matter /
Someone or something that catches my eyes, that brings interest to me - the weird ones, the nature and the architecture around. Weird poses of  humans, classical architecture and the scenic views of nature (who doesn't love nature).

On Inspiration /
All about design - the art, fashion and architecture.