Early quarter of 2020 was the start of the nationwide lockdown that put to a halt the life we used to live in. Almost everything came to a sudden standstill as Filipinos begin the fight against Covid-19.
This photo of tech editor Art Samaniego Jr. at his workstation was taken at the height of the pandemic. He remembers, with mixed emotions, entering the Manila Bulletin lobby after the two-month lockdown seeing his work waiting for him. And even if his workload as tech specialist had piled up even more, his personal crusade against fake news and his desire to report truly worthy digital news while the pandemic rages on gave him the strength to keep going.
And so, as he struggles to adjust to the new normal, Art Samaniego Jr. made sure the tech reporting space remains safe and running. It’s business as usual at the Manila Bulletin TechNews.
Now, what memory can you think of during these difficult times? What memory gives you strength?
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