Photography

How to Take Pictures of Fireworks Like A Professional

  Summer means fireworks festivals in Japan. Fireworks watching has been done for many years throughout the country.  It is known as “hanabi” which literally means “fire flowers”. For this reason, most of the fireworks in hanabi festivals imitate flowers shape. There are many fireworks festivals in Japan.  In Tokyo, the most famous and the …

Kyoto’s Best Spots for Cherry Blossoms Sakura Viewing

Kyoto is one of Japan’s most popular cities at all times of the year. To see World’s Heritage Sites and experience local cultures (like traditional Japanese dining and wearing kimono) are usually the main reasons to visit Kyoto. In spring, another strong reason to visit Kyoto is to see cherry blossoms (sakura). Sakura viewing is …