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Character portraits for a Tokyo actor

A young actor living and working in Tokyo approached me to do some ‘character’ shots. We ended up having a lot of fun around the streets of Yurakucho one night….. Nozomi Orlando de…

Portrait photography in Tokyo: character portraits for young actor

Some recent photographic fun along a theme of Taxi Driver, with a young actor based here in Tokyo; Nozomi Orlando. Here's one of the shots and you can see a gallery of many…

24 floors up in Mita, Tokyo

Got this shot in before a meeting I was having in a building just by Mita Station, downtown Tokyo. Great view of the Tokyo Tower. Moody sky. Storm broke a little while later….

The Driver

Spotted on a walk I did last week between Yurakucho and Shinbashi. Good light coming down through a gap in the two sections of the railway bridge overhead. Just picking out the guy…

All laid out below me: International Forum, Tokyo

The first time I visited this building was in 1999 but I can still find new photos.  Was there last week with one of my students and got this shot. The light was…


Last week’s torrential rain: down by the station

Last Sunday evening I was on my way back from doing a photography lesson with one of my students. By the time the train reached Kawasaki, the sky had turned black. As we…

A few shots from last Sunday's storm

Here's one from the storm last Sunday. Shot just down by Omori Station in Tokyo. A few more shots in the attached article, over at my Japanorama website. This shot?Nikon D800Nikkor 50mm…

Now, THAT is a hat! – after the parade, Yokohama

I was down in Yokohama for a few hours yesterday, doing a lesson with one of my regular students.  Whilst we were in the little park in ChinaTown, we spotted this guy –…


A walk into Tokyo from the Rainbow Bridge

The other week I took a contact of mine, who was in Tokyo from Sakhalin, out for a photowalk/lesson. We started in Shiodome, took the Yurikamome Line across the Rainbow Bridge and later…

Multiple exposure of Tokyo Bay

See the article and full gallery on my website [link below]. This shot was made with in-camera 'multiple exposure' feature of the D800. View this post on Google+ Post imported by Google+Blog…

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