AFTER THE STORM
New times are coming after the might of the tempest. Children play at the beach.
Dogs are kindly requested to please not leave their droppings at the places indicated by these signs. Many thanks.
Kyoto Blue Hour
Misty Mountains and High Speed Trains
Kyoto Magic Research Day
Timetraversing preparatory meetings and securing of evidence.
On a rainy day paying a visit to the inland gate.
BOND ISLAND – return journey
Goodbye, Naoshima …
Island of Double Light – II
On the other side of the island lies the village of pomegranates …
Island of Double Light – I
A late afternoon with the scarecrow family.
Bond Island Expedition II – Island Views
All the weird and the wonderful, what a splendid day it was. At a place that can only be called Bond Island.
TOWARDS OTHER SHORES
Wherever the journey will take us, ahead lies the sea and unknown islands full of promise.
The image agent
Just a quick touching base, wishing to return again …
A TRIP TO YOKAI VILLAGE
Misuki Shigeru, a little yokai boy and Sakaiminato
Koryu-ji’s green garden
One of the most awe inspiring temples, ever seen. Something is sleeping there, connecting deep into another time.
A Room in Uzumasa
The Writer’s Desk (… imagine or remember …)
There is a set at a studio where when people have left, a figure appears, again and again …, listening to that silence.
Following the busy Mr Cat through the Studios of both Toei and Shochiku in Kyoto.
An unexpected visit to a friendly martial art competition.
An evening walk with distant greetings.
Yokohama Evening Skyline
After a day that started grey a spectacle in the evening …
Yokohama Port, the Hikawa Maru and Yamashita Koen
Gate to the World
Encounter with the Giant Spider
At the port event, unexpectedly, a giant spider was lurking – taller than a house, spitting out steam and swinging its far too long legs.
Yokohama Afternoon Stroll
Strolling through one of Yokohama’s Western influenced areas. Looking for memories.
Yokohama Port Exhibition
Commemorating the encounter with the Outside
I met some ghostlings at the park. They were hunting for oak marbles. Precious, precious.
Borders, Boundaries become apparent unexpectedly.
The Negishi Racecourse Grandstand
Low Clouds encountering the earthly everyday …
Twenty Billion Light Years of Loneliness
by Shuntaro Tanikawa
The odd nature of the Wedding Industry