Sengen Jinja

The Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Jinja (北口本宮冨士浅間神社) used to be the starting point for climbing Mount Fuji from the north. The trailhead is still located directly behind the right side of the shrine’s main hall , but today most climbers start their ascent from the Fuji Subaru Line 5th Station halfway up the mountain, effectively […]

Best Desktop Audio

Now that Spotify is finally available in Japan, I decided it was time to upgrade my computer speakers. After quite some research online, listening tests in Yodobashi camera and an expensive disappointment with a set of Audio Engine HD3 that I imported from US, I believe I found the perfect setup: small enough to fit […]

Imperial Palace

My usual jogging track at night: beautiful, isn’t it? :)

Jelly Fish

With elaborate lighting, a jelly fish simply look amazing. Shot at Sumidagawa Aquarium, next to Tokyo Skytree – great place for kids. All these shots (and more) are available on Getty Images.

Audi R8 V10 Plus

A bit of fun with a new Audi R8 V10 Plus from Tokyo to Mt. Fuji. Awesome car, a delight to drive :)

Rokkakudo – Kitaibaraki

Day trip to Ibaraki to have fun with my now old 5Dmk3 and an ND1000 filter :) At the very northern tip of the Ibaraki prefecture, only two kilometers from the border with the Fukushima prefecture, lies a series of rocky inlets facing the Pacific Ocean called Izura. Literally ‘five inlets’, this area is renowned […]

Forest Floor

End of autumn in Tokyo.

Secret Park

While cycling through the city, I discovered a tiny little park with a nice view over Shinjuku.

Kabukicho

Night out in Kabukicho – has changed quite a lot over the past few years with the foreign tourists replacing the salarymen.

Platforms Ghosts

Having fun on JR platforms with an ND filter mounted on the GX-85.