It is a period of festivals in Tokyo… Here are my photo impressions of a much bigger festival than Kanda Matsuri – Sanja Matsuri in Asakusa. Packed with locals and tourists, but my focus was of course on the festival participants. 20 photos! :)
During my recent visit to St. Petersburg in Russia, I was lucky to be on the concert of the Ukrainian fusion-funk-reggae band SunSay. Their frontman Andrey Zaporozhets is already well-known in the post-Soviet part of the world for his previous music project 5’nizza. Anyway, the concert was terrific, with great sound and atmosphere. Andrey and his band connected to the audience from the first song. What I find fascinating about Andrey might seem trite, but he is a true musician. […]
Hmm… I focus (hey, it’s a photo pun!) more on street photography in the last months, but, well, I love street photography. And I am staying true to the theme of this site – “Shooting” people :). However, sooner or later, I will catch up with portraits. Here are some shots from a stroll I did though Yokohama’s Chinatown last week.
Long time no posts! I have been really busy in the last months finalising the second season of my travel series “On And Off Road In Mongolia”… Which is now finished and will be running on YouTube very soon ;). Sitting all my free time at home and reviewing, cutting, and editing videos, at one moment I have suddenly realised, that the spring has come. And spring in Japan means… Hanami! Cherry blossom festivals all around the country. Basically, there […]
If the Japanese Emperor has birthday, around 100k people come for a visit. His birthday is on 23.12. You want to pay a visit to his birthday party too? I am not sure if you can next time, since he will retire around May…