Mount Fuji sunset: Ami on the beach at Kamakura

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One I shot a few weeks ago when my eldest son, daughter and I went down to Kamakura. Beautiful sunset, great views of Mount Fuji and Ami enjoyed the sea until it was dark…. Nikon D700 Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8

Mount Fuji at Sunset from Kamakura Beach

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Shot the other week when I took the kids to Kamakura’s north beach. Beautiful sunset. Even the guy who runs one of the beach bars there said he’d never seen a better one. Nikon D700 Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8

Holy Waters | Asakusa, Tokyo

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I spent a few hours out shooting with a French guy whose in Japan for a while on holiday. He had a few things he wanted to improve with his photography, namely ‘seeing’. We spent 15 or 20mins around this … Continue reading

Cheeky Kids

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Shot 23rd May 2012 A quick from-the-hip shot of my two eldest a few weeks back: we were coming home from a walk and some food somewhere across town. Ami looking typically cheeky. Good example of how to use the … Continue reading

When Bokeh Is The Only Way

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Shot 27th April 2012 The fad for bokeh [the out of focus-ness] has its ups and downs. For some it’s pointing the camera at the nearest christmas tree or set of traffic lights and de-focusing the lens. Fine, if that … Continue reading

The 2000Yen Lens: First Shot

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I’d had a dentist appointment this afternoon and needed a bit of value-for-money retail therapy so I headed to my local camera shop. I couldn’t have a better guy in my neighbourhood than the camera shop owner. I have known … Continue reading

One from the Street in Akabane

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Shot 23rd April 2012 Lovely photowalk yesterday with some very nice people and a few of us also stuck around in Akabane for a drink and something to eat. Extremely fun part of town with lots of characters and nice … Continue reading

Taiwanese People Know How To Party!

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Shot 23rd April 2012 After finishing a fashion shoot on Saturday with +Shinyong Lee and some other great folk, a few of us headed to Okubo in Tokyo – great Korean, Chinese and other asian foods around there. Shinyong took … Continue reading

Passing Taxis

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Shot 20th April 2012 Just a snap to test out the Pentax Super Takumar on my Nikon D700, which I am using via an adaptor. The adaptor has a piece of glass in it to enable infinity focus. The glass-less … Continue reading

Photography is a messy business…

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Shot 18th April 2012 Two nights ago I was just messing around with the kids and the flash, teaching my eldest boy, Joe, how to set up the remote triggers, the stand, umbrella etc. Nothing very exact about setting up; … Continue reading

Ladies on the move, Omotesando, Tokyo

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Nice expression I caught here but the framing is shit. I need to bend down more when I shoot sometimes. Having her feet would have made all the difference. Still, there’ll be another street, another moment and other ladies 🙂 … Continue reading