Lj Pasion

7th PCP Professional Photojournalism Workshop – “Sugar Farm Vignettes”

January 23, 2013 // 0 Comments

Photos and Text by Lj Pasion, Participant,  7th PCP Professional  Photojournalism  Workshop Barangay Bulihan is one of four barangays that comprise Hacienda Looc in Nasugbu, Batangas. It is home to several sugarcane plantations. Farmers here work everyday under the heat of the sun, harvesting sugarcane stalks for an average of 50 pesos per day. It is their only means of making a living. But the farmers are in danger of losing these lands to real estate developers, who want to build resorts [...]