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Sun Blasted Minami Azabu to Hiroo

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Another day on the streets.

The sun was beating down and the humidity was running high.

Hit the streets.  Got off at Roppongi station, then walked, I should say meandered over

to Hiro, then thought Minami Azabu to Gaienmai.  Lovely walk.  Lots of pics.  These are a collection

of some of the macro shots of kanji, or characters.

Remenants of a Kanji

Pub Fractured

Gold that is Black and White

Blasted by the Sun

Purple and Rusty

Monday, July 6th, 2009

A poster faded to a lovely shade of purple.

and a rusty encrusted screw, found on the streets

of Ichikawa, Chiba, Japan.

Puple Dot Glasses

Rust Juts Out

Poured, and then the Sun

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009

The rain came down all day long, but paused long enough

for me to make my journey back home.  The sun was strong,

yet the tones were mellow, as the sun’s rays bounced off the


Got Ya Viagra Right Here !

Stiched Shut with a Marker

One Beady Eye

It was watching me.

Flaking Signs of the Future

Monday, June 22nd, 2009

Signs are used to point us in a direction.

What is the direction we need to go?

Where do these signs point us to?

Chiba is Watching You !

Deeper than the Ocean Blue

F is for Flake

The Whole Rotten Truth with a Dash of Red

Tuesday, June 16th, 2009

Lying in the street, the poster once held some spell bound.

No all that is left are colors quickly fading and a smile that is full of black emptiness.

The Rotten Truth comes out.

The Rotten Truth

The red Ribbon draped over a rusting side barrier.

The color calls out, to anyone who will notice under the gray filled skies.

Red Ribbon Mark

Lost and Found on the Bridge

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

Another image in the unending photographic project of lost and found objects in Japan.

Image was taken on the Urayasu Bridge between Chiba and Tokyo.

Lost Baby

Ichikawa, Chiba: A Study in Macro

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Ichikawa Shi (City) sits in Chiba not far across the river from the edge of sprawling Tokyo. Recently my travels have brought me to the city, and armed with my cameras. Its a city is decay, as new sky scrapers reach for the sky.

Ichikawa Ta


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