Yushima Tenjin’s chrysanthemum exhibit is one of the best in Tokyo. The number of flowers and their quality was outstanding. See some pictures from this great 2018 Tokyo event here.Read More
The chrysanthemum exhibit at Shinjuku Gyoen in 2018 was a another huge success due to the quality of the flowers and the great weather. See some of the pictures from this great Tokyo event here.
In November 2018 Design Festa returned to Tokyo Big Sight for the 48th time! This show has been going on for a long time and it shows no sign of slowing down. If you are ever in Tokyo and an art lover, I highly recommend you visit it.
For something different I photographed chrysanthemums in high speed sync (HSS) flash at Omiya Hachiman, a shrine in Tokyo. For a first time effort, I thought the results were pretty good.Read More
Drift racing came to Tokyo in October 2018 for the FIA Intercontinental Drifting Cup in Odaiba. It was an incredibly exciting event that saw some amazing precision driving.Read More
Halloween is extremely popular in Tokyo, especially in Shibuya. The Shibuya event would have to be one of the biggest street parties in Japan, if not the world. It is an incredible event and you can see some pictures of it here.Read More
Halloween returned to Shibuya in 2018 and the prequel was a great warm up to the main event. It was extremely crowded but a lot of fun with so many people in costume.Read More
Very close to Ueno Station are two pandas, who look rather lonely. Maybe they’ve escaped from Ueno Zoo, but it seems no one wants them back? I wonder why ...Read More
If you want a great Instagram shot in Tokyo then you have to visit Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku. It is all mirrors and looks fantastic!Read More
The Love sculpture in Nishi-Shinjuku, created by American artist Robert Indiana is a popular place to meet and photograph in Tokyo. Here are some of my pictures of it.Read More
A really cool photograph to take in Tokyo is from Shinjuku Station. If you look out from its west exit, a ramp spirals down and it frames Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower. If you can get your timing right, it is a beautiful shot especially at sunset when there are a few clouds around.Read More
Every year, in October, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building is lit up in pink to support a really good cause, the Pink Ribbon Campaign. The building isn’t in pink for just one day, it stays that way for two whole weeks. You can see it here.
You can’t be happy with every photograph you take. Sometimes it is just about making the best of what you have. Here is one of my shots from Tokyo that didn’t go exactly to plan, but the end result was reasonable.Read More
Sitting in the courtyard of the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum in Ueno is a giant metal ball that gives you a unique view on its immediate surrounds. Give it a look and you’ll know exactly what I mean. It’s a great chance for a fun picture that is something different.Read More
One of the largest bronze statues of Confucius in the world, can be found in Tokyo, near Ochanomizu Station. Here are some pictures of it.Read More
Osamu Tezuka might be gone, but the characters that inhabit the worlds of his manga and animation can still be seen, in Takadanobaba. On two big murals across the from the station Astro Boy and many others can be found! Click here to see them.Read More
Photography can be hard. Not only do you need to do it a lot to improve, you need to know what to do. I’ve made some changes to my style that I think have helped me and I’m going to share those changes in this article.Read More
I’ve always been in love with Shinjuku, especially its skyline. It features some of the most incredible buildings in the Tokyo lineup and here are some of it taken from my rooftop.Read More
Shinjuku Eye has been around since 1969, but it seems to be a forgotten piece of art in Tokyo. If you can find it though, it is an interesting piece of Tokyo that deserves to a photograph or two.Read More
The Tokyo Game Show returned to Makuhari Messe in 2018. I attended the first Business Day and enjoyed it immensely. Saw some great game and took some pictures of some great looking models. You can see all the photographs here!