…legends…


…monument of Lapu-Lapu (1491-1542) in Rizal Park, Manila. He was the ruler of Mactan island in the Visayas and known as the first native of the archipelago to have resisted the Spanish colonization and killing the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan during the Battle of Mactan. He is now regarded, retroactively, as the first Filipino hero:

f/11, 1/125 sec, 56mm, ISO 200, 0EV

Until next time.

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