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…
The first half of November was exceptionally warm in the Tôkyô region, with temperatures sometimes rising until 22°C. Here is a collection of people snapshots from the Yoyogi and Meijingu parks – both are next to each other.
I got lucky that weekend. I went to the Meiji Shrine in Tôkyô and there was THE opportunity to make photos of cute and festivly dressed children. The Shichi-Go-San Kids. What is “Shichi-Go-San”? Let me quote from JapanVisitor: November 15th is the Shichi-Go-San (“7-5-3”) Festival in Japan, celebrated as a gala day for three and five-year-old boys (or, in many areas, for five-year-old boys only) and three and seven-year-old girls. On this day, prayers are offered for the healthy and […]
Just when you start thinking I am only photographing pretty girls… OK, you already convinced that I am only photographing pretty girls. Then how about this? Here is a grumpy old man sitting on the floor in front of the Ueno Sta. exit in Tôkyô, Japan. Take notice of his bandanna! :D
Hello :). From now on I will present/comment my photos in English due to the change of personal geographical location, as well as the change of my target group. With the latter being, honestly speaking, quite international since a while. Here are some of my attempts of “shooting” people in the streets of the sunny Catalonian cities Barcelona and Figueres.