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  • A walk around Korakuen

    The journey to and a summer afternoon’s walk around Korakuen (beside Tokyo Dome), taking in the sights and sounds of a Tokyo weekend. On the way, a fellow passenger protects his travelling companions… and only looks a little sinister. The roller coaster… not the first time I’ve been here (Tokyo Winter). The weave of the coaster. A Metro train […]

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  • Maps: Akasaka to Tosho

    This is a photographic journey from Akasaka Mitsuke to Tosho (Tokyo Stock Exchange) by Metro, my first Tokyo map. Our journey starts outside the Prudential Tower … at exit 11 of Akasaka Mitsuke Station. We take the escalators all the way down … to the ticket barrier … up one flight of stairs and getting into the […]

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  • Views of the Tokyo Metro

    First prize winner in Black & White Photography Issue 178 This is a photographic journey on the Tokyo Metro, taking you from the driver and passengers on a train, to the ticket gate at Nihonbashi station.  A particular focus is the close proximity to yet total separation of the driver and the passengers. The Tokyo Metro has a well deserved reputation […]