It’s About Time

Seiseitsu Gate Wall

One aspect of photography that fascinates me most is its ability to capture moments in time. Memorial or souvenir photographs (Kinenshashin) of various life events are popular in Japan. One such event is Seijinshiki,


Wet Leaves

We were in a spacious condominium in one of the nicest parts of town to photograph some flower arrangements for a calendar. While waiting for one arrangement to be prepared, I noticed bamboo growing


Ikura Don

In the corner seafood shop of the market mentioned in the previous post, I ordered a simple assorted plate of sashimi. My daughter, pictured here, ordered ikura don; a bowl of rice topped with