Evelyn Yap


About Evelyn Yap

The Cruising Shutterbug. Seafarer. Photographer. Nomad. Chinese material, made in the Philippines, God's property.

On Thursday morning, the Agency sends me a text message saying to pick up my documents for my Friday appointment at VFS Global’s office at Ecoplaza in Makati. The Ecoplaza building is where the VFS offices are. Good thing #1 […]

Travel Visa Application via VFS Global


Pia (Philippines) asked me via DM on Twitter… … I am really thinking about applying as a cruise ship photographer but I am having second thoughts since I don’t have any job experience related to photography, I am more of […]

Do I need job experience to work as a photographer ...


Why did I — a little nomad who is neither a writer nor a blogger — write the series called “Work as Cruise Ship Photographer (Pinoy Edition)” and “How To Become A Cruise Ship Photographer“? These pages on evelynyap.com/answers came […]


@KrishnaprasadHa asks: Hello Madam, Am looking for job as cruise Photographer. Am from India and can you suggest me the agencies who hire from India ? @EvelynYap replies: Hello @KrishnaprasadHa. See http://image.com & their hiring partner for India http://airbornerecruiting.com. #seafarers […]

Working and living at sea, sailing from one itinerary to another, ending my day in one port and waking up the next day in another port (sometimes in a different country) — how in the world do I receive important […]

How I Get My Mail While Globetrotting