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Who is Gaps Sabuero? That question lingered to us when we saw his Instagram account for the first time, and he was just using a GoPro camera back then.
Gaps Sabuero grew up in Iligan City which is located in the western part of Mindanao. Far from the......
In today’s episode of The Big Picture Podcast, we show you the life of someone who left everything behind and just carried a few board shorts and a camera to Siargao. Gaps Sabuero, a photographer from Siargao and one of RedBull Illume’s Photography finalist, has a very interesting story of finding one’s career. It’s amazing how a simple decision could change one’s life.
Just recently, Siargao-based surf photographer Gaps Sabuero made a buzz in the international photography scene when out of 34,624 images from 120 participating countries around the globe, Sabuero’s photograph of a surfer at Siargao Island made it...
Based in the Philippines’ surfing capital, Gaps Sabuero makes waves in the international scene.
how most self-styled and self-taught photographers have been doing it in recent years, with cameras getting cheaper and breathtaking photos posted on social media one after the other. Siargao-based photographer Gaps Sabuero tells a different story. Rather than a two-step routine of point-and-shoot, he’s had to chase waves, surf and dive under them to get a shot that makes you feel as if you’re riding waves with him yourself.
Filipino Surf Photographer Gaps Sabuero gets recognition at Red Bull Illume
With the numerous surf spots in the country, photographers are bound to capture the best photos. Photographer Gaps Sabuero specializes in capturing surfers in their element, a talent that led him to landing in the Top 55 of Red Bull Illume’s Masterpiece by Yodobashi Category. Red Bull Illume, held last September 28 at the Art Institute of Chicago, is the world’s most prestigious action and adventure sports photography contest.