For the past few years I have been going to the local shrine at new year to photograph and build
If you are in Japan within reasonable distance of Kyōto and have time, go there, and go now.
Photo above: testing the limits of the Lumix S5 (not very scientifically). Years ago I read Marie Kondo’s book on
With the backpack packed and batteries charged, chocolate and sugary snacks purchased, I headed to the Torikura trail entrance (鳥倉登山口) late on Saturday afternoon to start the 2 to 3 hour climb to the campsite.
I can’t take landscape photographs. I’ve tried but I don’t have the patience or the skill.
Photo above: A cherry blossom tree in a quarry. How natural. The cherry blossom season is said to be a