November 14, 2018

Akihabara Station Eeast Side Traffic Square



That square was developed in 2005.

Shooting date : October 24, 2018

November 1, 2018

Kiyomizu Kannondo



Kiyomizu Kannondo is a hall of Kaneiji Temple.
It is located on a clif at southern part of Ueno Park.
This hall was modeled after Kiyomizudera Temple in Kyoto, and it has a large vermilion stage.

Shooting date : October 24, 2018 

October 29, 2018

Monster Stone Lantern in Ueno Park




A huge stone lantern standing near Ueno Toshogu shrine in Ueno park.
It is around 6 meters tall, and called "OBAKE TORO (monster lantern)", because of its hugeness.

Shooting date : October 24, 2018 



September 6, 2018

Statue of Ota Dokan at Tokyo International Forum



A statue of Samurai wearing a Japanese woven hat and having a bow in a modern high-tech style building.
Ota Dokan (1432-1486) is a samurai in late Muromachi period, and he is well known as the builder of the Edo castle.
Tokyo International Forum is a convention center located close to Tokyo and Yurakucho stations.

Shooting date : July 12, 2018

August 2, 2018

Japanese Style Garden Pond at Hibiya Park




This is a pond called Shinji-ike.
Hibiya park was created as a western style park, but the pond and the surroundings are designed as Japanese traditional style garden.

This pond was used to be a part of one of moats of Edo castle.
You can see stone walls on the side of the pond.


Shooting date : July 12, 2018


July 4, 2018

Ueno Station Grand Concourse



That concourse is located in front of the main ticket gate of Ueno station.
The membrane roof of the concourse make a bright atmosphere.  

Shooting date : June 23, 2018

July 1, 2018

Hydrangeas by the Lotus Pond



Shinobazu pond at Ueno park in a cloudy day.
Shinobazu pond is divided into three parts, and the part of the pond is called lotus pond.
Hydrangeas are flower of rainy season, so those look more beautiful at waterside.

Shooting date : June 23, 2018