April 2012

  • Mt Fuji from Shinaksen, Sony NEX-7 video
    On my way from Kyoto to Tokyo the other day, I captured this HD video with the new Sony NEX-7. [...]
  • Kamogawa Sakura
    Another photo I took of the Kamogawa river area with Sakura here. This was a really nice [...]
  • Sakura Weekend
    As the Sakura season is finishing for another year, I took some shots on the weekend taking [...]
  • Daitokuji Temple
    Daitokuji Temple is located in the North part of Kyoto City near Kinkakuji and was founded in [...]
  • Temple Mail in Teramachi
    Thought it was interesting to see the postman rush down on his bike through the Temple to [...]
  • Kyoto Lunch, Zakkoku Rice
    I have been in Kyoto and was enjoying some very nice food both at lunch and dinner time. One of [...]
  • Sakuramochi, Wagashi
    I had some tea and Sakuramochi while in Kyoto. Sakuramochi is a type of wagashi, Japanese [...]

March 2012

February 2012

  • Funaya Hotel, Matsuyama, Shikoku
    When I traveled to Shikoku and visited Dogo Onsen, I had the chance to stay at Funaya Hotel in [...]
  • Hikarie, new building in Shibuya
    It was a beautiful day again today in Tokyo, with blue skies and higher temperatures. Winter [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk77
  • Yutenji
    The weekends are always a good time for a walk. The weather seems to get better and people on [...]
  • Otsu City, Shiga Prefecture
    Last year at the end of summer I visited to Suzumushi Temple in Arashiyama, Kyoto and also to [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk76
    There are not only foods, but also well-made figures at the convenience store. I hope you have [...]
  • Hoshi Matsuri
    Today was the annual Hoshi Matsuri at the Agon Shu Temple in Kyoto. I was surprised to see it [...]
  • Spring weather, Autumn reflection
    The Spring weather seems to be hiding just around the corner as the trees start to get ready to [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk75
    After Setsubun, Spring starts according to the calendar. It is still too cold in Tokyo, so you [...]
  • Shinjuku Station
    Shinjuku Station is said to be the busiest train station in the world with close to 4 million [...]
  • Kisaragi and Setsubun
    The month of February used to be called Kisaragi in Japan. February was the second month of [...]
  • Temple Colors
    It is very cold in Japan at the moment with snow falling heavily in many parts of the country. [...]

January 2012

  • Conbini Monday Wk74
    After the snow we had in Tokyo last Monday, you might be tempted to stock up on some goods at [...]
  • Sakamoto Ryoma
    I watched the NHK drama series, Ryomaden 龍馬伝, in 2010 and also the Jin drama on TBS last year, [...]
  • Takamatsu, Shikoku
    Takamatsu is the one of the gateway cities to Shikoku . Trains coming across the Seto Ohashi [...]
  • Huis Ten Bosch
    At the end of last year I went on a trip to Huis Ten Bosch, Nagasaki. It is a theme park built [...]
  • Shinjuku Nikon Plaza
    I have had dirty marks on my camera mirror for a while now and decided to take it to The Nikon [...]
  • Snow in Tokyo
    We had snow in Tokyo tonight. Normally we get a bit of snow between January and March, but it [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk73
    It is getting cold recently, and Lawson has started a Korean food fare to help us fight off the [...]
  • Yebisu Garden Place
    Nice day out with lots of people shopping. A bit warmer than yesterday and clear blue skies. [...]
  • Suzumushi Temple
    I visited Suzumushi Temple in Arashiyama, Kyoto in Summer and enjoyed the speech given by the [...]
  • Glover Garden, Nagasaki
    Glover Garden is a park in Nagasaki, overlooking Nagasaki Harbor. It was built for Thomas Blake [...]
  • New Year Day 2012
    It is always quiet in Tokyo on New Year Day. Here is a scene in Shibuya with a lot less people [...]

December 2011

  • Kyushu Shinkansen CM
    This CM came out a while ago, but its really nice to see this compilation showing names of [...]

November 2011

  • Shibuya Streets Vol 13
    It has been a while since we had a Shibuya Streets series. I took a quick walk on the weekend [...]
  • Arashiyama, Kyoto
    A beautiful sunny day in Arashiyama by the water. Arashiyama is a great place to take a day [...]

August 2011

  • Ebisu dinner time
    Went out to dinner in Ebisu with a friend this evening and enjoyed pizza and pasta at Mercer [...]

July 2011

  • Hiroshima Book
    I finished putting together another book on Canon’s PhotoPresso site. This one is from a [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk72
    A little bit of time since the last post. I will try and keep up from now on.
  • Daikanyama Lunch
    A hot day today in Tokyo. I joined the ABCLoop team for lunch in Daikanyama near their new [...]
  • ABCLoop.com
    I had lunch yesterday with the team from ABCLoop.com. They had some exciting news, having just [...]

June 2011

May 2011

  • Conbini Monday Wk70
    A wide selection here from yoghurts to potato chips and also some sodas. Enjoy your Conbini [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk69
    Forgot to put these up yesterday. The Golden Week holiday made me forget it was a Monday and [...]

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