Blue skies behind a lion standing watch in front of a gate (torii) near Japan’s eastern coast.
A man making dough and cutting noodles with knife in Kamakura, Japan.
Two Japanese children, in the kimonos, in Kamakura, Japan. This is the first time I actually asked strangers to take their photo…
Mount Fuji as seen from across Sagami Bay near Hayama, Japan.
My first time shooting Mount Fuji as seen from across Sagami Bay near Hayama, Japan.
The art of rock balanceing is alive and well in Japan.
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Coffee machines built in to a red brick wall in Yokosuka, Japan.
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Looking up at cherry blossoms in Yokosuka, Japan.
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Cherry blossoms in full bloom next to a stream in Hakone, Japan.
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Musicians performing on stage at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
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A Japanese yakitori stand with meat grilled while you wait, 80 Yen per stick, they count them at the end and you pay.
Traditional drums and dance by Japanese performers at the Shimoda Black Ship Festival.
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Two Japanese women in kimonos walking in Kamakura, Japan with their shadows following.
A photographer taking a photo of a woman in a traditional Japanese kimono in Kamakura, Japan.
Cream puffs in Japan, add it to the list of everything else that's amazing in Japan.
In a Yokosuka, Japan alley where customers eat yakitori while the chef prepares more inside the window.
Meat on a stick cooking on a grill in Yokosuka, Japan.
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Cherry Blossom time in the morning at Yokosuka, Japan.
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The Chureito Pagoda and Mount Fuji near Fujiyoshida, Japan.
Children performing on cymbals at the Taiko Drum Festival in Narita, Japan.
Fresh eels being cleaned at a local restaurant in Narita, Japan.
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A local delicacy being prepared at a festival in Shimoda, Japan.
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