Japan Pt.5 • Prayers

Part 5 marks the conclusion of my multipart photo-journal and tribute to Japan… At Meiji Shrine temple visitors often inscribe messages on wooden placards. They consist mostly of wishes and aspirations, things that people hope for, either for themselves or for the world. Some are funny, some are strange, but they all have their own unique charm. If you havent …

Japan Pt.4 • Shibuya Crossing # 1

Shibuya is a must see when it comes to places to check out while in Japan.  What better way to share the experience than with an animated gif. Part.4 of my photo-journal and tribute to Japan. Prayers and best wishes to all our friends in Japan. DY Camera: Nikon D700 w/ 14-24mm f2.8G

Japan Pt.3 • Osaka Train Conductor

My photo-journal / tribute to Japan continues… Japan Rail train conductor. DY Camera: Nikon D700 w/ 50mm f1.4G

Japan Pt.1 • Intro

I’m sure you have all heard about the huge earthquake that hit the north eastern region of Japan. Thankfully most of the country has not suffered any loss, although hundreds of thousands in the immediate areas of the earthquake, subsequent tsunamis, and now fear of nuclear meltdown, have become displaced by this tragedy.  I know Japan is a resilient people …