Posts Tagged ‘sakura’

Cherry blossom + Parkour

Tweet This is beginning to turn into a proper photo project. (Previous shoot here). More Tokyo Parkour, this time with a Japanese flavour, early morning in Ueno park in the middle of the cherry-blossom season. (It was beautiful but very cold). I used a 16mm manual focus fisheye on my D700. Not easy to find […]

Cherry blossom 2011

Tweet Cherry blossom. It’s a challenge to find a new way to shoot sakura any year, but this year was particularly difficult. (These were taken using a Takumar 55mm lens on a Nikon D700) (Tokyo Photojournalist on Facebook)

Blooming Japan

Tweet You know, despite living in Japan for 10 years now, I have never managed to get round to photographing cherry blossom (although I did write about it.) This year I met the challenge head on with a trip to hanami wonderland, Ueno Park. But I have to say that I wasn’t quite ready for […]