Kenji Mercado Kenji Mercado is a Manila based photographer. His interest in photography started when a group of teenagers left a camera in their restaurant but wasn’t let to keep it. When he got his own camera in college, he began exploring possibilities and became hungrier of what photography can offer. His ongoing projects include documenting fishermen turned surfing instructors in his hometown in Baler. He’s also a part-time practicing wedding photographer for Jaja Samaniego. He’s open for any assignments, local or international, anytime.