Instameet: Mirrors

We played with mirrors, because our vanity levels we're off the charts. We went to Todoroki Valley. It's a tranquil nature trail in the middle of the busy city and apparently the only valley that exists within Tokyo. It's very, green. I shall let this article that I googled off…

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Instameet: Close Focus

We go up close with our subject. Really close. Macro photography, one of my favourite photography field; I even had a dedicated macro lens. Bought it 2 years ago because I wanted to shoot something not-so-common, and I needed a good lens to shoot my nendoroid collections back then. So,…

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Instameet: Rainbow Bridge

The usual suspects We crossed a bridge. A big bridge. Rainbow Bridge is a suspension bridge. The bridge carries vehicle, the fancy Yurikamome line and pedestrian. Yeap, there's a special walkway for pedestrian on the bridge. There's nothing "rainbow" about this bridge, other than the fact that 'occasionally'…

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Instameet: NAOJ

...or National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. In Mitaka. Also the location for a film themed Instameet with the Instameet Community JP folks. The campus houses quite a few pretty important historic astronomical observatory buildings like one of the oldest 20-cm Telescope Dome that was built back in 1921 and a…

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Instameet: Dondo Yaki

The Japanese put up a special ornament on their door every year new year, something that I don't quite fully understand whenever I walk around the neighbourhood. I was just not curious enough to ask anyone about it: What is it for? Should I do it too? Would I be…

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Instameet: Illuminations

Instameet on Christmas eve? How thoughtful of them to make us feel less lonely on this joyous occasion. I LOVE IT. This time we went to illuminated Showa Kinen Park in Tachikawa. But before that, we gathered at IKEA Tachikawa. The plan was to take 'Diamond Fuji' shots from the…

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