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Artist statement:

How does one define the essence of oneself and of everything else? How does one find meaning? What makes something different from something else? What makes one part of a whole? How does a whole make more than a sum of its parts? How does a picture say more than a thousand words? How does a picture say anything without a voice? What is beyond words? What is the defining line? How do you trace it? How do you tread it? How do we see it?

With light. With awareness. Through a frame of mind and a state of mind. By improving acuity and curiosity. By choice.


Maribel A. B. Mañibo is a young, artistic and journalistic freelance photographer with a love for all modes of creative expression. A Filipina born and raised in Nigeria and California, her images and art are influenced by diverse perspectives and philosophies, with prints disseminated in 13 countries. They demonstrate her desire to record, express, and be mindful of life—its diversity, profundity, its simplicity, its essence, its quiet magnificence.

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Andrew Willett 2012

Photo shoot for college application, July 5, 2012 at Duke Gardens

Updated: Aug 20, 2012 11:54am PST

Ollie Cox 2011

Updated: Oct 21, 2011 1:24pm PST

Amy Alley 2

Location Photo Shoot for CD promotion Sunday, June 12, 2011 150 imag ...

Updated: Jun 20, 2011 9:46pm PST

Amy Alley

Location Photo Shoot for CD promotion Sunday, April 3, 2011 First, sec ...

Updated: Apr 10, 2011 8:13pm PST

UNC SPH World of Difference Event November 2007

A night to remember... Celebrating the Friends Who Make a World o ...

Updated: Dec 18, 2007 5:37am PST


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