Sinulog will gain more international exposure this year, with a French TV news team and a National Geographic writer documenting the grand parade and other religious activities.
Photographers from Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan and other countries also have joined some 1,800 participants of the Sinulog photo contest.
Sinulog Festival 2011
For the first time, the National Geographic will feature the Sinulog in its magazine, which is distributed worldwide.
Writer Paul Christy from the National Geographic office in New York was only supposed to document the grand parade on Sunday, Sinulog Foundation Inc. (SFI) Executive Director Ricky Ballesteros said. Continue reading National Geographic and a French TV crew to cover Sinulog festival 2011