My photos are in the Daisen-Oki National Park international photo exhibition

Days after moving to Japan, I learned of a photography competition (Daisen-Oki National Park international photo competition) seeking entries from international residents. I was encouraged to submit a few shots and I did! The result? I made the cut and my photos along with others are being displayed Tottori/Matsue/Oki Islands area of Japan. I headed … Continue reading My photos are in the Daisen-Oki National Park international photo exhibition

Exhibition: Photography from the Meiji Period

The Museum for Photography in Berlin’s Kunstbibliothek recently opened a fascinating exhibition titled "Pale Pink and Light Blue: Japanese Photography from the Meiji Period (1868-1912)." From the preview pictures the exhibition is like being transported back in time to the down of the modern era with many of the first pictures ever taken then coloured … Continue reading Exhibition: Photography from the Meiji Period

JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters – Exhibition Photos

I attended the press preview of the JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters exhibition which opens tomorrow at the National Gallery in Downtown Kingston and runs until the 14th of June 2014. I invite ALL past and present fans of Japanese anime, manga, art, history and culture to visit the exhibition no matter what age. Art and animation … Continue reading JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters – Exhibition Photos

From the Jamaipanese.com Archives – November 2012

College life along with work has made it difficult for me to finish working on the post ideas I have brainstormed lately. I thought that now would be a good time to dig into the archives to share a couple posts that longtime members should be familiar with and new readers should appreciate. A couple more weeks … Continue reading From the Jamaipanese.com Archives – November 2012