Tag: country: japan

Self portrait in a bar

Self portrait in a bar

At the fabulous bar of the Hotel Metropolitan Sendai, the best hotel bar that I visited in a long time. Shot on KODAK TRI-X at EI …

 

Lake Ashi, Hakone, paddle boats

Lake Ashi, Hakone, paddle boats

Aperture: ƒ/4.5 Camera: PENTAX K20D Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 100 Shutter speed: 1/180s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/lake-ashi-hakone-paddle-boats/”, title: “Lake Ashi, Hakone, …

 

Snow in Aomori, Japan

Snow in Aomori, Japan

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 Please follow …

 

Black paper umbrella

Black paper umbrella

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 Please follow …

 

Hanami at Kita-in temple, Kawagoe

Hanami at Kita-in temple, Kawagoe

Shot on KODAK Portra 400 at EI 320 Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: PENTAX ME Super Focal length: 85mm ISO: 320 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/hanami-at-kita-in-temple-kawagoe/”, …

 

Hanami in Yoyogi Park, Tokyo

Hanami in Yoyogi Park, 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: 85mm ISO: …

 

Hanami: the cherry blossom viewing

Hanami: the cherry blossom viewing

Shot on KODAK Portra 400 at EI 320 Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: PENTAX ME Super Focal length: 85mm ISO: 320 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/hanami-the-cherry-blossom-viewing/”, …

 

Walk to paradise garden

Walk to paradise garden

Shot on KODAK Portra 400 at EI 320 Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: PENTAX ME Super Focal length: 85mm ISO: 320 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/walk-to-paradise-garden/”, …

 

Killing time in a park, Tokyo

Killing time in a park, Tokyo

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX *ist DS Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/200s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/killing-time-in-a-park-tokyo/”, title: “Killing time …

 

Magazine corner in a 7 Eleven

Magazine corner in a 7 Eleven

Aperture: ƒ/3.5 Camera: PENTAX *ist DS Flash fired: no Focal length: 24mm ISO: 400 Shutter speed: 1/500s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/magazine-corner-in-a-7-eleven/”, title: “Magazine corner …

 

Tokyo Tower at night

Tokyo Tower at night

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: PENTAX *ist DS Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/tokyo-tower-at-night/”, title: “Tokyo Tower …

 

When you got an itch…

When you got an itch…

Camera: PENTAX ME ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/when-you-got-an-itch/”, title: “When you got an itch…” } …

 

Shoeshine in Tokyo

Shoeshine in Tokyo

Aperture: ƒ/22 Camera: PENTAX *ist DS Flash fired: no Focal length: 50mm ISO: 200 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/shoeshine-in-tokyo/”, title: “Shoeshine in …

 

Contemplating the sunset

Contemplating the sunset

Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/4800s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/contemplating-the-sunset/”, title: “Contemplating the sunset” } …

 

Friends in Japan #2

Friends in Japan #2

Shot on Ilford HP5 Plus Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/friends-in-japan-2/”, title: “Friends in Japan #2” } …

 

Friends in Japan #1

Friends in Japan #1

Shot on Ilford HP5 Plus Camera: PENTAX MZ-S ISO: 400 Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/friends-in-japan/”, title: “Friends in Japan #1” } …

 

Entrance to Narita-san temple

Entrance to Narita-san temple

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: …

 

Photo shoot at the Rainbow Bridge

Photo shoot at the Rainbow Bridge

Aperture: ƒ/2 Camera: HUAWEI VNS-L31 Focal length: 3.8mm ISO: 50 Shutter speed: 1/100s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/photo-shoot-at-the-rainbow-bridge/”, title: “Photo shoot at the Rainbow …

 

Bottles in bar, Shimbashi

Bottles in bar, Shimbashi

You gotta love Tokyo! Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/4s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/bottles-in-bar-shimbashi/”, title: “Bottles in …

 

Takegawara onsen, Beppu

Takegawara onsen, Beppu

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/4s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/takegawara-onsen-beppu/”, title: “Takegawara onsen, Beppu” } …

 

Wearing a yukata, Beppu

Wearing a yukata, Beppu

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/4s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/wearing-a-yukata-beppu/”, title: “Wearing a yukata, Beppu” } …

 

Yunohira, city centre

Yunohira, city centre

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/6s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/yunohira-city-centre/”, title: “Yunohira, city centre” } …

 

Flashy cat, Yunohira

Flashy cat, Yunohira

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Flash fired: yes Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/45s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/flashy-cat-yunohira/”, title: “Flashy cat, Yunohira” } …

 

Dōgo Onsen (道後温泉), Matsuyama, Ehime

Dōgo Onsen (道後温泉), Matsuyama, Ehime

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/4s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/dogo-onsen-%e9%81%93%e5%be%8c%e6%b8%a9%e6%b3%89-matsuyama-ehime/”, title: “Dōgo Onsen (道後温泉), Matsuyama, Ehime” } …

 

Shopping for cake

Shopping for cake

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/90s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/shopping-for-cake/”, title: “Shopping for cake” } …

 

Onsen in Beppu, Japan

Onsen in Beppu, Japan

Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/4s Please follow and like us:0 var addthis_config = { url: “http://monochrome.me.uk/blog/onsen-in-beppu-japan/”, title: “Onsen in Beppu, Japan” } …

 

Inside the Hikari shinkansen

Inside the Hikari shinkansen

Or the bullet train, if you prefer to old term for shinkansen in English. Aperture: ƒ/2.8 Camera: FinePix50i Focal length: 8.7mm ISO: 125 Shutter speed: 1/30s Please follow and like us:0 …

 

Coastline of Lake Notoro, Hokkaido

Coastline of Lake Notoro, Hokkaido

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 Please follow …

 

Ojizō-sama statue at Taiyoji temple #4

Ojizō-sama statue at Taiyoji temple #4

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 Please follow …

 

Coming of Age Day: sharing a photo with oneechan

Coming of Age Day: sharing a photo with oneechan

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 …