Jon Paul Raposon

"Being photographer you need to have passion for it.. I mean you will not do this because to need it.. do it because you love it."

Jon Paul Raposon
United Arab Emirates

Jon Paul, please tell us your talent/work rate per hour?

Jon Paul. Tell us ABOUT yourself. 
A hobbyist turned into the photographer. I really like portraiture. 

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Our readers would love to get to know you more Jon Paul. Tell us about yourself, what is unique about you?

Im a Quality Control Engineer in a ready-mix concrete company here in Dubai. Just really love to take portrait 

Jon Paul, what are your passion and aspiration in life? How did you start as a Photographer?

Started as a fan boy from the models in car show events in the Philippines. Then tried wedding photography, that really inspired when you got the emotions of your subject, and now never stop learning of trying different style in portraiture

Who is your inspiration in life Jon Paul? How do you keep inspired?

I inspired to those people believing on my works 

We all make mistakes Jon Paul; we wish we could take back. Please tell us about a time being a Photographer; you wish you’d handled a situation differently with a colleague.

For me having mistakes will make you better. In short, learn from your mistakes.

Jon Paul, when you’re working with a large number of clients, it’s tricky to deliver excellent service to them all. As a Photographer, how do you go about prioritizing your clients’ needs?

It just needs a proper coordination or communications to the clients

Please tell us, Jon Paul, about a time you had to be very strategic to meet all your top priorities as a Photographer?


Jon Paul, please give us an example of a time when you were able to successfully persuade someone to see things your way at work.

Nothing.. I'm just myself. 

Jon Paul, please tell us about your proudest professional accomplishment as a Photographer. There might be many, but there is always this proudest moment that you just want to share with everyone. What is it and why?

My friend's wedding.. even we have lacked of preparations. As group, we delivered it smoothly.. and most memorable event in my life

Jon Paul, please give us an example of a time you were able to be creative with your work. What was exciting or difficult about it?

It is difficult to create productions, but it is challenging

What advice would you give to the people who want to be successful as a Photographer?

Being photographer, you need to have a passion for it. I mean you will not do this because to need it.. do it because you love it.

Are you looking for collaboration with fashion talents, brands and creatives? If yes, please state below what type of collaboration you are looking for?
Yes, my team really like to collaborate on fashion. 

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Pol Mendoza / @polmendoza16