Photographing Japan, lured by the unique mix of new and old, beautiful landscapes and beautiful people which only exists here.
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Theme by Andrew of UT
Fireworks over a shinto gate at late nojiri in Nagano.
2012 eclipse over Utsukushigahara
This little guy was way too interested in the white lenses, and his mother had to pull him off my tripod he was trying to climb.
Shrine and lantern @ Mt Asama
Mt Asama is an active volcano in central Japan. This is video of it smoking taken today.
Bon dance in Nagano @ Zenkoji
A couple in traditional dress during spring in Matsumoto
Two adolescent monkeys from an onsen in Nagano.
Hiking near Aka-dake, the ridge here was beautiful, notice the people on the far left side for scale.
The gate for Hakone shrine is built on the lake Ashinoko waterfront, it was a little foggy but still great to see.
There is a yearly (very unofficial) event in Tokyo called ‘Halloween Train’ where a lot of foreigners get dressed up and drink and party in a few carriages of the Tokyo central loop line (Yamanote) … I guess the authorities noticed! Haha
A Japanese shrine in central Tokyo.
Tokyo bay has a tunnel underneath it which for some reason(?) pops out of the water about half way along into a giant floating service station.