#14 What I’ve seen, what I’ve felt in Taipei – 台北で見たもの、感じたもの。

Recently I visited Taipei for few days. There were many sceneries that completely different from where I live; people, foods, smell, shapes of buildings…etc. This trip was full of inspirations and the excitements, and I hope two kinds of videos blow can convey the feeling I had there! 一ヶ月ほど前に、動画撮影のため台北を訪れました。旅行では何回か訪れていましたが、いざ動画撮影のために訪れると今まで見てきた景色が全く異なるものになっていました。出会うものすべてが新鮮で、感受性が度々くすぐられながらも思うままに撮影した動画2つをお楽しみください。 臺北的雨 – Rain in Taipei During […]

#13 The man of passion.

‘When I was young, I always wanted to create something new, make something that I have never tired before. Once I get the image of it, I just do it.’ Alan is a 23 year old man who handles multiple businesses in Taiwan. He was 16 years old when he started his first business. Since […]

#12 a Part of people’s life – Suitengu Shrine (Kurume, Fukuoka)

#12 a Part of people’s life – Suitengu Shrine (Kurume, Fukuoka) I’ve got a message during the work from sister and said ‘I might be pregnant again!’ So I decided to go to a famous shrine called ‘Suitengue Shrine (水天宮)’ in Fukuoka, took an hour train from the down town…and here we were. 今回は、福岡市の中心街から電車で一時間ほどの場所にある、久留米市にある水天宮を訪れた。 Suitengu Shrine […]

#11 Michael Kaneko

#11 Michael Kaneko    A 24 year old singer-songwriter, who has a sweet and husky voice, has been through emotional ups and downs since he decided to follow his dream to be a musician. While the most of his friends had decided to work in a company to gain stability, Michael’s anxieties got bigger and […]

#10 Spring Festival/春节祭

Spring Festival/春节祭 One of the biggest Chinatowns is in Nagasaki City, located in the west of Kyushu. Nagasaki has prospered as an international port city since 1571. Chinese immigrants have also lived here in Nagasaki for quite a long time. That’s why, when the Chinese New Year comes, they hold a big festival to celebrate […]

#9 My sunset

‘You can see sunset much clearer in this season especially,’ the man continues, ‘it is a real beauty.’ 65 year-old man comes to Hakata port tower almost every day for 50 years. ‘I don’t take photos as you do, but I see this beautiful mother of nature with my eyes everyday, which makes me happy […]

#8 Old man with a flute.

“I felt dizzy when I started to practice the Japanese bamboo flute, ‘Shakuhachi’”said the 66 year-old-man. “I couldn’t find a teacher in Fukuoka since my previous teacher left, so now I’m studying shakuhachi by myself.’ He started playing shakuhachi in 1996 when his coworker who was good at shakuhachi got transferred to Toyama, where he […]