Veronica’s Visa


At the waiting area right outside the US Embassy in Manila, entrepreneurs would set up an improvised photo studio for visa applicants traveling to the states. Accessories includes only a white cloth for backdrop, a monobloc chair and a handy compact camera. This shows how adaptable and resilient Filipinos can be in the age of technology.

Elmer Borlongan
View the original scan @ Moleskinerie/FLICKR
Sketch: Pen and Ink, Marker on Moleskine sketchbook.


The final artwork

Photo by Jolengs
© All rights reserved

M3fDiscover and join our Moleskine communities on LiveJournal, MySpaceMoleskinerie FLICKR and Meal Moles. Get out – have a life and write about it. See you on Monday.   

Print it in Moleskine MSK format
This entry was posted in My Moleskine. Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to Veronica’s Visa

  1. ksklein says:

    love the sketch. beautiful girl!

  2. Diong says:

    The master… Im glad to find him at Flick…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.

I accept Privacy policy and Terms of use