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23 Apr 2013

Maikos and Geisha

Maikos and Geisha where notably hard to photograph! not surprising, as every time they showed up somewhere hordes of tourists (ahem) would jump on the chance to get their picture. I do like that smirk, though

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16 Apr 2013

Getting lost on the streets of Gion

I was looking at the twisted cables when I noticed the woman walking by. I managed to quickly take a burst of pictures, and I was lucky enough that in one of them she was just being lit by the warm light of the building entrance. It is a nice contrast with the cooling light […]

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14 Apr 2013

Shiya and Tsugumi

I’ve been travelling with my partner to Japan recently, and had the chance to devote some time to photograph their places and people (who despite extremely nice and kind, I found notably camera shy!) besides the more typical touristy photos For the first shot, these are Shiya and Tsugumi, posing with the beautiful traditional Kimonos […]

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24 Jan 2013

Masks

I’ve been turning over in my mind for a while now the idea of the masks we all put on (not a new kind of obsession to me), and what do we present to others. The result is this slightly more conceptual kind of image to remind myself that portraits just capture one of many […]

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10 Jan 2013

Sophie

A shot from last session with Sophie. I love this picture, despite I normally tend to look for eye contact in my images… it was rather spontaneous and I guess it just works for me. It’s shot towards the end of the day when the light was running out fairly quickly, and had that blue […]

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