Category Archives: Landscapes

Shizuoka Mountains V

Shizuoka Mountains V © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in the Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. This is Fuji-San leaping over the mountain rim in the right part over the picture. Only in July and August the top is not covered in snow. In all other months it’s a normal … Continue reading

Shizuoka Mountains IV

Shizuoka Mountains IV © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in the Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. A winding road that leads to a small town hidden in the valley

Shizuoka Mountains III

Shizuoka Mountains III © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Kawanenhoncho, Japan. The view over Kawanenhoncho, Sacco’s and Chiaki’s hometown. The little river is called Oi-River and devides the city into Senzu (right) and ??? (left).

Shizuoka Mountains I

Shizuoka Mountains I © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Shizuoka, Japan. In the foreground there are typical green tea plants. One of the major “industries” in this region is the green tea production.

Lake House

Lake House © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Kamakura, Japan. An old temple complex (name still to be added later on) where monks still nowadays perform the Zen-Buddhism.

Tōjinbō

Tōjimbō © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tojinbo, Japan. Tojinbo is an ambigious place. On one hand it is very beautiful and famous for it’s cliffs and structures carved by the wind and the waves. On the other hand these are also the attributes why … Continue reading

Neglected Bridge

Neglected Bridge © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken somewhere in Japan. On the road to Gokayama there’s the Shogawa-river. Due to many dams along the river the waterlevel varies significantly. Hence, old roads are now flooded and new ones had to be built. However, there are still … Continue reading