Portrait of my daughter, Ami

Portrait photography in Tokyo: my daughter, Ami
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I was working from home yesterday so decided to do a few portraits of Ami and Charlie. Simple setup: one Bowens monolight through a small, shoot-through umbrella hight at camera right, angled down about 50degrees onto Ami. Flash triggered by Photix radio … Continue reading

Fashion shoot: Mari for Shisa Brand

Fashion shoot in Tkyo: Mari modelling for Shisa Brand
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I recently received a commission from the Faroe Islands based fashion label, Shisa Brand, to shoot some shots of a few of their lines.  This shot is just a little teaser of a larger post I’ll put up on my Japanorama … Continue reading

Unicorn-spotting at Tokyu Plaza, Ginza

Lamborghini Countach LP-400 in Tokyo, Japan
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Saturdays in Ginza are a pretty good time to spot some fancy cars but there’s fancy and there’s the Lamborghini Countach LP-400. Only 157 of this first production model of the Countach were made. I’m not sure how many are … Continue reading

A sunset and a sighting of Doctor Yellow

The Doctor Yellow diagnostic shinkansen passes through Ota-ku in Tokyo
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Doctor Yellow is one of those elusive trains in Japan. It’s used as a diagnostic vehicle, to check track alignment, alignment and quality of overhead electricity lines etc. There IS a schedule, sort of, although most people will tell you … Continue reading

Waiting to cross, Tateishi, Tokyo

People waiting to cross at the Keisei line level crossing, Tateishi, Tokyo
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This spot in East Tokyo is one of my favourite old little areas to explore. Great old streets, great street food, lovely friendly locals. ..and there’s a train about every 30secs. Nikon D3S Kerlee 35mm f/1.2 manual focus #tokyo #tateishi … Continue reading