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Firefighters

Firefighters © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. And there they were, fire fighters fighting the fire… In a bush very close to some shelters that homeless people built themselves along the river bank. Since there was no ambulance I assume no-one was hurt!

And Action

And Action © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. I was going to that one spot where I have always wanted to go earlier. I took pictures of some people and birds and all that when suddenly some firefighters approached.

Sunset in Koiwa

Sunset in Koiwa © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The sun sets in Koiwa, Tokyo as viewed from a little dam next to the river. In the distance there’s the Tokyo Sky Tree still under construction and if my opinion is of any relevance: It’s … Continue reading

Youshunojamagobou

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. The Japanese autumn is different from what I know from Germany. Instead of rain and fog there are temperatures of 20+°C without any clouds at all. In that light the above mentioned berry (which is poisonous) … Continue reading

Jizo

Jizo © 2010 Konstantin Volke. All rights reserved.

Taken in Tokyo, Japan. In Japan, Ksitigarbha, known as Jizō, or Ojizō-sama as he is respectfully known, is one of the most loved of all Japanese divinities. His statues are a common sight, especially by roadsides and in graveyards. Traditionally, … Continue reading

Brothers

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Taken in Tokyo, Japan. Marko again and in the background there’s his brother Felix. It’s a pure reason of physics that the image is blurred – sorry Felix On our last night we went to an Izakaya where we could … Continue reading