L&H PHOTO CAFE

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Back to basics(初心に帰ろう)

English version When I first bought PENTAX K100D, I was so happy that I brought it everywhere with me and took many photos. The above photo is one of them. Those days I was just trying to take photos of beautiful things, but somewhere alon…

Cape Kamui, Hokkaido(神威岬)

English version This is a photo of Cape Kamui in Shakotan Town, Hokkaido. As you can see, there is a foot path called Charenka's Path. You can walk to the tip of this cape. There is a gate at the entrance. They shut this gate when a bear i…

First flowers(一番花)

English version Maybe too early to say, but spring has come in Hokkaido! (although it is still very cold in the morning). These are the very first flowers in my garden. Since when I first came to Hokkaido, I've been surprised at how fast s…

DSLR era(デジイチの時代)

English version I took this photo with PENTAX K100D, my first digital single-lens reflex camera, or DSLR. From that time around, DSLRs were becoming popular and new models with higher numbers of pixels, new features etc. were released almo…

Okinawa Churaumi Qquarium(沖縄美ら海水族館)

English version This is Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium and people are watching at its ever popular star, yes, the whale shark. This photo is an old one and if my memory serves me right, I took this with a fish-eye lens and straightened using a …

A Sign of Spring(春の兆し)

English version It's still cold here in Hokkaido, but you can find signs of spring. And here you are. I took this phot recently and naturally, the cherry blossoms are somewhat "artificial". What I mean by "artificial" is that these were br…