Kristine x Toy Cameras: naturally Japan


These photos were taken using film toy cameras (Golden Half & Superheadz Ultra Wide) in the Kansai region of Japan (specifically Okayama, Kyoto, Oosaka). The photos have recurring theme: backs faced to the camera, eliciting a “this is what you see if you were there through your eyes” effect. I wanted to show Japan through the musings of everyday life, not in a sensationalized manner, but with mute tones of color and that gives viewers a nostalgic feeling.

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Man relaxing and looking over the Seto Ohashi or the Great Seto Bridge.  Kojima, Okayama, Japan.

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Along the shore of Kojima.  Kojima, Okayama, Japan.

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Sliding down. Kojima, Okayama, Japan.

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 Midday Glare. Kyoto, Japan.

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To the train station.  Osaka, Japan.

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Day of the Festival.  Okayama, Japan.

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Train abounds. Okayama, Japan.

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School’s out. Okayama, Japan.

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Directions. Kyoto, Japan.


Back to Edo. Kyoto, Japan.


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