Last year in November I travelled to Arita in Saga Prefecture in the south of Japan, where I had lived for two years before moving to Tokyo. It somehow still feels like coming home, when visiting this lovely little porcelain town, and I especially enjoyed coming back here in autumn. We saw the 1000 year … Mehr Golden Autumn in Arita
„Be yourself. Unless you can be a unicorn, In that case, you should always be a unicorn.“ – Elle Lothlorien The year 2016 was all about learning, – which actually had been one of my New Year’s resolutions last year, but while I meant ‘acquiring new knowledge’ when writing that resolution down, instead I learnt … Mehr 2016 – My year in retrospect
Having lost my photography inspiration lately, I decided the best method to get motivated again was looking at other photographer’s art. Luckily, the Tokyo Photographic Art Museum in Ebisu, which was closed due to renovation for about two years, reopened this year in September. I visited the exhibition „Top Collection: Tokyo, Tokyo and TOKYO“ and … Mehr Getting inspired at the TOP Museum
Wishing you all a Merry Christmas! ————————————————— Nachdem es mal wieder lange nichts von mir zu hören gab (Arbeit, Stress, Leben, fotografische Selbstzweifel, usw. haben dazu geführt, dass zwei Monate unerhört schnell vergangen sind…!), dachte ich, ich müsste mich jetzt, gegen Ende des Jahres doch noch einmal auf dem Blog zurückmelden 😉 Da ich ein … Mehr Weihnachtliche Grüße
Last Friday I went to Shichirigahama beach in Kamakura to celebrate the birthday of a friend. I really love the ocean and the beach, the salty air, the sound of the waves and just having the feeling of taking a small vacation, when being there. But most of all, I am fascinated by its space, … Mehr Creating space
A little while ago I paid a short visit to Nara because of a few business meetings there. I had been there once in 2009 for sightseeing and was excited to be back. While there was not really time to explore Japan’s ancient capital, I was able to go on a short walk, and had … Mehr Nara on film – oh my deer!
A few weeks ago I visited the Kinchakuda-Manjushage Park in Saitama to see and take pictures of the many red spider lilies (ヒガンバナ) blossoming there near the river. The flowers are in bloom every year between the end of September and the beginning of October, and it is a nice daytrip from Tokyo, there! Wenn … Mehr Picture perfect spider lilies in Saitama