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Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Multi level

[Nikko, Japan]
One of the most beautiful wood-carvings I’ve ever seen, created as multi-level construction, with amazing level of details, being somehow unusual for Japan culture – therefore belonging to Japan’s “must see” list.
On this picture: wood-carvings located under temple’s roof construction in Nikko complex.

Spiral decor

[Odawara, Japan]
Odarawa castle gate’s roof: amazing balance between level of details and simplicity.

Focus

[Hakone, Japan]
After few minutes of staring through the window at the archers practice, I was invited to their premises, to be able to take some pictures. The atmosphere was really amazing: I was afraid to take pictures and to interfere archers ritual with camera’s mirror clapping. Shooting ritual was felt to be treated almost like sanctity. Uncommon, amazing experience.

Bag-mascot

[Tokyo, Japan]
Subway is exciting – you never know whom you can meet there – especially in Tokyo.
It was hard not to stare at this young couple and their mascot. Yes – it was alive. Yes – it was wearing a scarf.
I love Japan!

Orange cab

[Tokyo, Japan]
I have no idea that is the message of the sticker placed next to the rear doors of Tokyo’s taxi, but those eyes suggest something rather serious and unpleasant.
I have skipped this taxi and taken the next one…

Tokyo International Forum directions

[Tokyo, Japan]
In case you get lost: go ahead!

Japan style car-art

[Tokyo, Japan]
Have you ever falled in love with a car? Pure Japan-style. Pure power. Pure hi-tech. Now finally available in Europe – for those who can afford it.
Nissan GTR: “The legend is real”.

Road Runner

[Hakone, Japan]
When you see fun-bike like this, you want to have it even if you do not have driving license.
Surprisingly, proud owner was from Europe.

Wedding’s zone

[Miyazaki, Japan]
As weddings are one of the most popular subjects among photographer’s, I will also present some of my wedding’s pictures under project called [wedding’s zone].
This particular picture was taken in hotel’s chapel.

wedding chapel hotel flowers

Wedding flowers in hotel's chapel

Moonlight flower

[Tokyo, Japan]
At Tokyo’s oldest temple – Sensō-ji, with pagoda of Senso-ji in the background.
Note: Flower was plastic, grain was post-processed. Moon was real.

pagoda flower moon Tokyo senso-ji

Flowers in the moonlight, next to Senso-ji pagoda