These images are from a backpacking trip during the Spring of 2023. This trip served as a glimpse into it’s unique culture, spatial design, and the people of Japan.
The images featured in this photo journal were shot with a Pentax KM on 35mm film.
Shinagawa, Tokyo - A gloomy morning.
Chiyoda, Tokyo - Sunset
Kyoto - People walking the Torii path at Fushimi Inari-Taisha Shrine.
Fujiyoshida - City street overlooking Mount Fuji.
Tokyo - A cemetary with wooden grave markers.
Kyoto - Street side coffee vendor.
Okayama - A man walks across an empty train platform at Okayama Station.
Kagoshima - Inside a Toyota Crown taxi.
Hiroshima - Men playing Shogi (Japanese Chess) in a park.
Osaka - Cycling is a common mode of transportation.
Shinkansen Train - A woman sleeping on the bullet train.