Some people just stick out from the crowd. So did this policeman at the Emperor’s birthday event in Tokyo during 2018Read More
From December 23, 2018 until January 6, 2019 several areas around the Imperial Palace in Tokyo were lit up. It was a good excuse for some long exposure photography!
On December 23, 2018 Emperor celebrated his last birthday, this 85th, at Chowaden Hall in front of a huge crowd of over 85000 people. It was a good event, but extremely crowded. See some pictures of it here.Read More
If you have an interest in Japanese history or its Imperial Family, then I would highly recommend this tour. You won’t see the Emperor, but you will see some of what lies within this famous castle.
Holy Resurrection Cathedral is the home of the Japanese Orthodox Church. Built by St. Nicholas Kasatkin in the late nineteenth century. This beautiful building, located very near Ochanomizu station in Tokyo, can still be visited today. See it here.Read More
Tokyo’s Marunouchi district is great for photography as it has a lot of interesting architecture. I just wish I had had more time and space to photograph it. See more of it here.
Godzilla has been a cinematic legend since his first appearance in 1954. Tokyo International Forum is an incredible piece of architecture and is an incredible place to photograph. It lies near Yurakucho AND Tokyo stations so it is easily accessible. You can read my “photographic” thoughts about it here.Read More
Tokyo International Forum is an incredible piece of architecture and is an incredible place to photograph. It lies near Yurakucho and Tokyo stations and is easily accessible. You can read my “photographic” thoughts about it here.
Tokyo Station is a popular place for photographers due to its ageless architecture - especially its domed ceilings that can be found gracing the Marunouchi gates. See more of them in this article.Read More
The Mitama Festival returned to Tokyo in 2018 along in the blazing heat. Honoring Japan’s war dead from various conflicts it is an incredible festival to see. Here are some pictures from itRead More
Ochanomizu is Tokyo is mostly known for its Guitar Street, but that is not all it has. See my photographs of it hereRead More
Yasukuni shrine is a great place to see cherry blossoms in Tokyo. If you are after a slightly different hanami experience, this is the place to goRead More
Chidorigafuchi is one of the most popular places in Tokyo to see cherry blossoms. It is always crowded, but if you get through the people, you can take home some great photos!Read More
On a cloudy day and no where to photography, what do you do? Shoot a place that looks great even in black and white! Tokyo International Forum is the perfect place.Read More
You can only get into the Imperial Palace in Tokyo for a few events each year. Recently I was able to get in to enjoy the annual walk along its Inui street to enjoy the autumn leaves. See the pictures here!Read More
Christmas lights return to the Marunouchi area in Tokyo for 2017. See some of the pictures hereRead More
Wadakura Fountain Park looks great in the day but it also looks great at night when the lights come on and illuminate the main fountains! See the pictures here.Read More
The Mitama Festival held at Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo every July is one of the city's premier events. See some pictures of it hereRead More
A great place to have a rest in Tokyo is Wadakura Fountain Park, which is very close to the Imperial Palace. Here are a few pictures of itRead More
If you are looking for rare, antique books in Tokyo, then the Sarashobou bookstore in Jinbocho is for you. Read all about it here!Read More