Category Archives: Black and White

Walking Silhouttes

Walking Silhouttes © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Also photographed in Koiwa while the sun was setting.  Some Japanese friends, Sacco and I had a great barbecue on the river side. Of course I took my camera with me and snapped some shots of … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Man On A Bench

Streets Of Tokyo: Man On A Bench © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A man on a bench in Kichijoji, a part of West-Tokyo and one of my personal favourite areas. There’s a big park that also holds a zoo in it and the famous Ghibli-studios (Howl’s Moving Castle, … Continue reading

Work At The Ring

Work At The Ring © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. During a kickboxing fight all sorts of different people are working other than the fighters. Near the ring there’re the referees, the coaches, the doctor, the lady who takes care of the trophies and the sound … Continue reading

The View From The Landmark-Tower

The View From The Landmark Tower © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Yokohama, Japan. What looks almost like a film-foto from the old analog times is rather a slightly blurred digital shot converted into black and white. However, this may be caused by the distance between object and lens. The … Continue reading

Jizo Army

Jizo Army © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Kamakura, Japan. The Hase-Shrine in Kamakura holds a number of Jizos of various sizes. These are just a few.

The Hidden Girl: An Introduction

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. I got the idea only recently. The idea is: Uploading pictures with Sacco but not as a classical portrait, but where Sacco is somewhere in the picture. This picture is just the beginning. It’s also fairly … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: Koma

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. These kids play Koma, a game played by so many kids of the world. Though in the English speaking world it’s rather known as spinning top.

Sobu Line

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The Sobu line connects Chiba with central Tokyo and goes further to Mitaka. I have to take this line every morning to go to the uni. In the morning the train is absolutely crowded and it … Continue reading

Streets Of Tokyo: The Sleeping Man And His Dream

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. A man sleeping in front of a closed cafe. Only the tables and chairs remain outside along with the man. It seems that his dream has left its body and is now discovering the area.