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 TVTower

TVTower

Sapporo


Beer vat

Beer vat

In the Sapporo brewery


Ivy and tower

Ivy and tower

Outside of the brewery


Sign in English

Sign in English

Sapporo


Lighted building

Lighted building

In Sapporo


Boat and buildings

Boat and buildings

In Otaru, Hokkaido


Red boat

Red boat


Shibuya crossing Tokyo

Shibuya crossing Tokyo

Said by some to be the busiest crosswalk in the world


Triangle

Triangle

Interesting building front


Trusting camera store

Trusting camera store

The cameras just sit out on a counter in the street.


Building reflection

Building reflection


Shrilling chickens

Shrilling chickens

Don't know what these are, but that's what the sign says


Sega

Sega


Ginza six

Ginza six

Interior of the Ginza six building


Fendi building

Fendi building


Sony bldg

Sony bldg


Skinny tower

Skinny tower


Tokyo station clock

Tokyo station clock

The Ghibli clock


Sign or something

Sign or something

I have no idea what it is


Station ceiling

Station ceiling

Tokyo


Sparse attendence

Sparse attendence


Int'l forum 0

Int'l forum 0


DSC07778_0702 copy

DSC07778_0702 copy


Culture contrast

Culture contrast

At the Asakusa temple


Ladies at Asakusa

Ladies at Asakusa


Kabukicho Sakura dori St.

Kabukicho Sakura dori St.


Stairway to bar

Stairway to bar


Tiny bar

Tiny bar


Bar entrance

Bar entrance

There is a neighborhood in Tokyo with a bunch of tiny bars, where only half a dozen people can fit. This is one of them.


Bar entrance 2

Bar entrance 2


Tokyu plaza stairs 2

Tokyu plaza stairs 2


Tokyu Plaza stairs 1

Tokyu Plaza stairs 1


Miyajima bench

Miyajima bench


Wheels and fish

Wheels and fish

On Miyajima


Torii 2

Torii 2


Torii 1

Torii 1

The famous "floating" torii in Miyajima. The day after I shot this people stated repairing it, and put up scaffolding


Miyajima beast

Miyajima beast


Miyajima pagoda

Miyajima pagoda


Miyjima deer

Miyjima deer

When I was photographing the torii in Miyajima, a deer made off with my walker. No reason to believe this is the same deer, but this is what they were like there. A bystander rescued the walker.


The A-bomb Dome  Hiroshima. The bomb exploded 600 m above the dome  and some of the walls remained standing  leaving enough to be recognizable as a dome.  It has been preserved as a memorial. copy

The A-bomb Dome Hiroshima. The bomb exploded 600 m above the dome and some of the walls remained standing leaving enough to be recognizable as a dome. It has been preserved as a memorial. copy


Octopus

Octopus

in Osaka mall


Shinsaibashi-suji

Shinsaibashi-suji

Osaka mall


Shop front

Shop front

In Osaka mall


Cover with castle

Cover with castle

Osaka manhole


Shop front 2

Shop front 2


Twisted building

Twisted building

Osaka


Osaka castle

Osaka castle


Nice rust

Nice rust


Balcony

Balcony


Green door copy

Green door copy


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