Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sakura at Dawn

More blossom eye-candy from Inokashira park in Tokyo ...

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Cherry Blossom Time Again

Early morning at Inokashira Park, Tokyo ...

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Ladakhi Library

Buddhist texts in a monastery library. Ladakh, 1995. Scanned from some poorly processed film ...

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Sunday, February 12, 2017

Tokyo Reflections

Architecture by Hiroshi Nakamura, Tokyo ...

Wednesday, February 08, 2017


No, they're not browsing books. This is the curry section of my local supermarket ...

Tuesday, June 14, 2016


Taken years ago but made recently ...

Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Monday, February 29, 2016

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Window & Ice

Village Windows

Thanks to Tim Clinch for introducing me to Lightroom and Alienskin software, I've been playing around with the trial versions ...

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Snow at the Window

The vine collapsed against the house, leaving a thick layer of snow against the glass ...

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Camera Equipment in 2016

I'm hoping I get more and better use of my tripod this year ...

Saturday, January 16, 2016


Looking forward to leaving the exburbs of Osaka for a while ...

Friday, January 01, 2016

Atago-san Revisited

One from the summit of Atago-san near Arashiyama in Kyoto. Good to get out with a camera!

Friday, January 23, 2015

Fallen Tree

From Atago Mountain, Kyoto. Fallen Branch here.

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Tayuu in Kyoto

In general, it hasn't been a very productive year for my photography. However, here's a shot from one of the most interesting photo events of my 2014. This is the tayuu Kikugawa, and I was only able to get this picture - on my phone [sigh] -  because I was spending the day helping John Paul Foster, geisha photographer extraordinaire. I was helping him with his lighting and backdrops as he had a very limited window of opportunity to work with this particular tayuu. For the best geisha photography I'm aware of, here's John's website and blog. Here's hoping 2015 sees me out with a camera more often ...