It’s been a while

It’s been a while

It’s been a difficult week for some in Japan.   Kumamoto prefecture has been hit with multiple magnitude 5+ earthquakes and the biggest at magnitude 7.3 came this morning.  There has a lot of destruction, people displaced and life loss.   The photos come from...
Film for a while

Film for a while

I know I have said this before but I love shooting a roll of film and forgetting about it.  You can find such lovely surprises.  In this case I found some really lovely personal photos as well as some of the images for this post.  While they are not the most amazing...
Fresh and Focused

Fresh and Focused

I hope everyone took some time off at the end of the year and was able to spend time with family and loved ones.  I was able to take a little more than 2 weeks off which was really needed.   The new year is here so it’s time to shake off the holiday attitude and...
Unproductive Weekend

Unproductive Weekend

I had an unproductive weekend, sort of.  Netflix just launched in Japan last week.   It’s a little hard to say that since I worked on Saturday but stay with me.   As someone who tries to be as productive as possible at all times it’s embarrassing to say I...
Analog Sunday

Analog Sunday

I woke up this morning wanting to buy some new photography equipment.  I’m not sure why.  Perhaps it was because my friend John Hall Blog let me try his Leica Q on Friday night.    That is a pretty amazing camera.  I checked availability but nothing is available...
Reinstated

Reinstated

I have had a lot going on lately.  Wow it’s been almost a month!   I think this was the longest I haven’t posted on ShootTokyo but life sometimes goes that way.  I have been super busy with some family things that needed my attention.  It just wasn’t...
Clearing my head

Clearing my head

I have been getting home super late at night for the past week.  Last night I wanted to go for a walk and clear my head after getting home.   I was also really hungry so I went in search of something to eat. I haven’t really given my new Summilux 50mm a good...