Six Ojizō-sama statues

Six Ojizō-sama statues

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Fujimi-yagura

Fujimi-yagura

Fujimi-yagura (Mount Fuji-viewing keep) is one of the three keeps that is left over from the 11 keeps that were part of the Edo Castle. …

 

Shinto shrine

Shinto shrine

Kodak TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/1.7 Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 50mm ISO: 800 Shutter …

 

Lighthouse at Cape Notoro

Lighthouse at Cape Notoro

Along the Okhotsk Sea coast. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: …

 

Buddha statue

Buddha statue

Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: …

 

Ice covered Lake Saroma

Ice covered Lake Saroma

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400

 

Staircase at the MUDAM Museum, Luxembourg

Staircase at the MUDAM Museum, Luxembourg

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Lots of Buddha statues

Lots of Buddha statues

One for each of the signs of the Chinese zodiac. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 …

 

Cristina Lucas: Trading Transcendence

Cristina Lucas: Trading Transcendence

Exhibition at the MUDAM Museum in Luxembourg City. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 …

 

Lantern at Shinto Shrine

Lantern at Shinto Shrine

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Iwaidou: the hidden Kannon Hall of Temple 26

Iwaidou: the hidden Kannon Hall of Temple 26

The well known Chichibu 34 Kannon Temples Pilgrimage has one secret up its sleeve: between Temple 26 and Temple 27, hidden in the mountains, is …

 

The Buddhist monk and the businessman

The Buddhist monk and the businessman

In January, loads of businessmen visit the Naritasan Temple complex for the Goma Fire Ritual for luck and prosperity and the company spends no doubt …

 

Zelkova trees along Jozenjidori, winter in Sendai

Zelkova trees along Jozenjidori, winter in Sendai

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Winter illuminations in Sendai. Camera: PENTAX …

 

Daruma dolls at Narita-san

Daruma dolls at Narita-san

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Kannon statue at temple in Kawagoe

Kannon statue at temple in Kawagoe

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Sunset over Mt Fuji

Sunset over Mt Fuji

Shot with my Android phone, but no filters applied, it was really that nice a colour in the setting sun. Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: …

 

The islands of Matsushima #2

The islands of Matsushima #2

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400

 

The islands of Matsushima #1

The islands of Matsushima #1

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400

 

View from an overpass

View from an overpass

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Book·Off, Ikebukuro

Book·Off, Ikebukuro

Our favourite place for photo books and other bargains around Japan. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. …

 

Kitsune statue at an Inari shrine #2

Kitsune statue at an Inari shrine #2

This fox statue is holding a jewel. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions …

 

Kitsune statue at an Inari shrine #1

Kitsune statue at an Inari shrine #1

This fox statue is holding a scroll. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions …

 

Koshikawa Onsen, Shari, Hokkaido

Koshikawa Onsen, Shari, Hokkaido

See here for a description of this tiny little onsen. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 …

 

Yakitori stand, somewhere around Tokyo

Yakitori stand, somewhere around Tokyo

Eating street is a great option for the traveller in Japan; just make sure that you sit down whilst eating as it is not done …

 

7-Eleven at night in Narita

7-Eleven at night in Narita

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 800

 

Driving around Hokkaido

Driving around Hokkaido

Back from my trip to Hokkaido late last year and just finished developing the 34 rolls of film I brought back from Japan. I now …

 

Tsukubai at Naritasen Temple

Tsukubai at Naritasen Temple

Where you ritually wash your hands and rinse your mouth at the entrance of a Japanese temple or shrine. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, …

 

Ikebukuro at night (Tokyo)

Ikebukuro at night (Tokyo)

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX MZ-S Focal length: 28mm ISO: …

 

Tokyo from the Imperial Palace

Tokyo from the Imperial Palace

Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400

 

View over Tama Lake

View over Tama Lake

Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Camera: PENTAX 645NII ISO: …