Category Archives: Shinjuku – Tokyo

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Sayonara Nukes anti-nuclear demonstration in Tokyo:: 19th September, 2011

Photos from the Sayonara Nukes anti-nuclear march in Tokyo which, by my reckoning, attracted at least 60,000 people… including myself, the wife and our three kids. This shot was made from the top of a chain-link fence I climbed up … Continue reading

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Even the poster is looking at me: Shinjuku, Tokyo

Last day I had use of the wonderful Mamiya 645AFD with ZD Digital back and tilt-shift bellows, as so graciously loaned to me for the last year or so by Jeff Laitila. Was out shooting some shots in Ginza, for … Continue reading

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The eyes have it: Shinjuku Station, Tokyo

One I shot as part of our Sunday workshop ‘A Day on the Trains’ See more of my shots here: japanorama.co.uk/2011/06/06/mono-rail-a-day-on-the-trains… Other people’s work is on the way this week and I’ll get that online as soon as it arrives. … Continue reading

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Colour infra-red experiment: NTT Docomo Tower, Shinjuku, from Meiji Shrine

Finished teaching in Ebisu earlier today and wandered up through Shibuya to Shinjuku, via the Meiji Shrine. This scene seemed a perfect one to try another infra-red shot with Ken’s D300 which he has loaned me for a while. Waited … Continue reading

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Black + white infra-red experiment: NTT Docomo Tower, Shinjuku, from Meiji Shrine

Much prefer this mono conversion of the infra-red shot I took in Meiji Shrine today. Infra-red was always a monochrome thing for me on film and to be honest I think it will end up being the same in digital. … Continue reading

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Tokyo tilt-shift: Shinjuku mêlée, Tokyo

From my wander around Shinjuku the other week with the tilt-shift and Mamiya. Stood in the middle of the road to get this one, cars working and weaving their way around me. I survived 🙂 Mamiya 645 AFDii Mamiya ZD … Continue reading

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Tokyo Tilt-shift: Homeward bound, Shinjuku

Was out the other day, around Shinjuku, and took the opportunity to do some shooting with the tilt-shift Mamiya. Bloody hard work and as you get towards low-light conditions, the ZD back is not in its element. It’s a daylight … Continue reading

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PinMo in Omoide Yokocho, Tokyo

Always nice to shoot nice people. PinMo is in town from Kuwait for a few weeks and wanted to have me shoot some memento portraits of him in various parts of town. This set came out nice, that we shot … Continue reading

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Sweet Lolita in Shinjuku sanchome, Tokyo

I’d been to drop off some shots with a client and was just having a walk around Shinjuku. Wasn’t very happy with what I was shooting and just decided, on a whim, to walk into a different street. Thirty seconds … Continue reading

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Autumn scrapes the sky; Shinjuku, Tokyo

Shot a week or two ago whilst out in Shinjuku with Katie, one of my students. I liked the combination of nature and man-made structures. Nikon D300 Nikkor 50mm f/1.2 Ai @ f/1.2