Tsukubai at Naritasan at night

Tsukubai at Naritasan at night

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: …

 

Sendai street at night

Sendai street at night

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

 

Ropes and Shide

Ropes and Shide

Shide, the folded paper ornaments used by Shinto shrines, in this case they are hanging off a rope from a torii. KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, …

 

Giant Kannon, Temple 27, Chichibu

Giant Kannon, Temple 27, Chichibu

The giant Kannon statue that towers over Temple #27, Chichibu 34 Kannon Temple pilgrimage. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 …

 

Lake Mashū, Hokkaido

Lake Mashū, Hokkaido

That tiny island? It is an emerging volcano. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: …

 

Unagi dinner and Facebook

Unagi dinner and Facebook

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: …

 

Trees of Hokkaido

Trees of Hokkaido

Shot on ADOX CHS 100 II at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 9 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX …

 

Japanese window

Japanese window

Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Flash fired: no Focal length: 2.8mm ISO: 80 Shutter speed: 1/100s

 

Higashimurayama-shi and Seibuen Amusement Park

Higashimurayama-shi and Seibuen Amusement Park

The location of the great AirBnb we had in Tokyo. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 …

 

The islands of Matsushima #3

The islands of Matsushima #3

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

 

Coastline, Sea of Okhotsk

Coastline, Sea of Okhotsk

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

 

Hats of snow

Hats of snow

Rocks in the river covered in snow, taken from the bridge directly above. Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for …

 

So many wishes

So many wishes

Shot on 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: …

 

Zazen Hall at Taiyo-ji Temple

Zazen Hall at Taiyo-ji Temple

The great zazen hall at Taiyo-ji temple. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every …

 

Meditative

Meditative

Shot on ROLLEI PAN 25 @ EI 25; developed in HC-110 dilution G for 22 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/8 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal …

 

Rosebush protection in Hokkaido

Rosebush protection in Hokkaido

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: …

 

Steps and torii leading to a Shinto shrine

Steps and torii leading to a Shinto shrine

Taken around Lake Akan, Hokkaido. Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions …

 

Roof of the gate to Taiyoji Temple

Roof of the gate to Taiyoji Temple

Name tags glued to the inside of the roof of Taiyoji Temple in Chichibu. KODAK TRI-X at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution H for …

 

Fortunes tied to a tree branch

Fortunes tied to a tree branch

At Zenkoji, Nagano. Foma Fomapan 400 at EI 400, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 10:30 minutes, agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX 645NII Focal …

 

Sea of Okhotsk coast

Sea of Okhotsk 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: PENTAX 645NII ISO: 400

 

Hokkaido’s trees

Hokkaido’s trees

Shot on ADOX CHS 100 II at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 9 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions every 30 seconds. Aperture: ƒ/4 Camera: PENTAX …

 

Clis Road (Sendai, Japan)

Clis Road (Sendai, Japan)

The crowds of Clis Road in the evening. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI 800, developed in HC-110 dilution B for 11 minutes. Agitation: 2 inversions …

 

Sliding doors

Sliding doors

At the AirBnb that we used and recommend in Tokyo! Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 320 Shutter speed: 1/30s

 

Wind-bend tree along Lake Kussharo

Wind-bend tree along Lake Kussharo

My favourite tree in all of Hokkaido 🙂 Shot on Fuji Neopan Acros 100 at EI 100, developed in HC-110 dilution E for 7 minutes. Agitation: …

 

Coming of Age Day #2

Coming of Age Day #2

The second Monday of the New Year is Coming of Age Day in Japan and lots of the new adults of 20 years old join …

 

Buddha statue, Kawagoe

Buddha statue, 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: …

 

Godai-dō Temple, Matsushima

Godai-dō Temple, Matsushima

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: …

 

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 …