At night Tokyo turns into a glittering sea of lights. This picture was taken on one of the rare occasions when I went out to shoot the city at night — as I walked from Roppongi back to Shibuya along Roppongi-dōri.
This Sunday I visited the Shōnan Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival in Hiratsuka, Kanagawa outside of Tokyo. It is a multi-day event with tons of food stalls, several stages, parades and lots and lots of decorations in the downtown area.
Towards the end of the day the Tokyo mass transit becomes rather crowed as the last trains are the last chance to get back home quickly and cheaply. So like on virtually all lines the cars of “my” Keiō Inokashira Line leaving Shibuya turn into cattle cars with people packed in as tightly as […]