The afternoon sun had set the world ablaze!Read More
Tokyo has its own Statue of Liberty. Located in Odabia, it is smaller than the original but this one has some unique views!
Tokyo’s Shinjuku Gyoen is another lovely place to visit in the warmer months, but it is also a great place to photograph in winter. Here are some black and white pictures to show you what it looks like on a winter day.
The Yasuyo Building in Shinjuku might have been built in the late 1960s, but it is still a very iconic building in the area. It might not be the big, nor that prestigious any more, but if you are an architecture lover it should be on your bucket list.Read More
Godzilla has been a cinematic legend since his first film appearance in 1954. You can see this giant monster in Kabukicho, Shinjuku.Read More
I-link Town near Ichikawa station in Chiba, offers a great chance to photograph Mt. Fuji. You get most of Tokyo’s famous buildings under the mountain, and at sunset, it looks amazing. But with photography, you don’t always get what you want.Read More
People love to photograph Tokyo Skytree and one of the best places to photograph it is from Jikken Bridge. I thought I had all the gear to get a good shot, but how wrong I was. Sometimes gear does matter.Read 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!
Tokyo has so many places for great views and another of them is from Yebisu Garden Place Tower. I wouldn’t call it a true observatory, but some of the sights will wow you!
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
Yushima Seido is a Confucian, not Buddhist, temple in Tokyo. It is a an interesting places due to its beautiful doors. See them here.Read More
Magnet by Shibuya 109 is one of the best, if not the best place to get a photograph of Shibuya’s famous crossing, a free one at least! You can see more of it here.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
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