Torrential rain at Shibuya.
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From Impressions of Tokyo
Dogs and their trimmers at Shinegawa.
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From Square photos 2015
Heavy rain and zebra crossings.
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Girl with umbrella at Shibuya, Tokyo.
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Umbrellas at Shibuya
Torrential rain at Shibuya, Tokyo.
Unicyclist and Bicyclist caught in the headlights.
Masked girl with big umbrella - Shibuya.
Brollies and wellies - at Shibuya.
Running in the rain at Shibuya.
Shibuya in the rain.
Shopping for fish In heavy rain near Ueno, Tokyo.
Tokyo is a fantastic array of bridges of various kinds.
Footbridge in Tokyo. Note the strange electric monocycle underneath...
Swept through Shinegawa Station by the throng of commuters, I turn, raise my arm as high as I can reach, try to hold my little camera steady while walking backwards and ...click.
Floating ninja girl - Osaka.
Tokyo: Fantastic monorail train snaking through a residential area high above a canal and footpath.
Suitcase, handbag, hat and brolly. Shibuya pedestrian crossing.
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Ichikawa Otsune and
Sawaya Juri as Donna Elvira and Donna Anna during the dress rehearsal for Don Giovanni.
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A Shinkansen "Bullet" superexpress train heads off to Osaka from Shinegawa Station.
Evening rain at Shibuya
Sound check in Osaka.
Rust and graffiti at Osaka Station
Don Giovanni sound check at Osaka. Philip Rowson on flute.
Iwamoto Shunmyo sings as Banquo in a scene from Verdi's opera, "Macbeth", set in a the food hall of a Tokyo department store.
Florence Garel and Ania Safonova during Don Giovanni sound check in Osaka.
Bags of stuff in shop display - Osaka
Shop assistant in one of the millions of shops below Osaka Station.
Osaka Station at night.
Osaka. Spotlessly clean train with green velvet seats.
Cheerful girls tackling gigantic bowls of noodle soup. Osaka Railway Station.
Down the Ginza
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Some of these people are probably trombonists.
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This is Japan.
Ginza At Tiffany's
A night view from halfway up the Tokyo Tower, looking southwards. Windows a bit smeary...
Old man on the Yamanote Line.
On the green light pedestrians surge onto the zebra crossings
Barbed wire and chain-link leg decorations.
Highly staged pedestrian dances. Shibuya.
Busy day at Shibuya.
Colourful crowds on a hot and sunny day at Shibuya
Simon and Tina at a Korean Barbecue restaurant in Ueno.
Tony Pappano practising on the stage at NHK
Lion's day out in Ueno Park.
Cool shades and a ride on a wheelchair.