Waking up in Shinjuku

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Earlier this week I ventured out to Tokyo for a work conference. Wanting to spend the morning wandering around Tokyo taking pictures, I opted to take the night bus from Fukui the night before, a decision I admittedly regret now that I am fighting off a cold. But it was during those early hours that I got to snap a few shots of Shinjuku, just before the daily madness set in, so I can’t say that I completely regret it. For the sake of my apparently fragile body, however, next time I think I’ll just head down a day early instead.

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Late Afternoon in Osaka

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Recently, I bought myself a camera. I’ve always enjoyed photography, and with it currently playing a large part in my work, I figured that now was a better time than ever to take the plunge and invest in a full-frame DSLR. During a recent trip to Osaka, I found myself with a little time to kill, so naturally I took the opportunity to take my new partner-in-crime for a bit of a test drive.

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