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Japanese Photographer Documents The Many Faces of Tokyo’s Stray Cats (10+ Pics)

Japanese Photographer Documents The Many Faces of Tokyo’s Stray Cats (10+ Pics)

With his pictures, Japanese photographer Masayuki Oki captures the individual personalities of the many otherwise anonymous stray cats that live in Tokyo's shitamachi area. His collection might be called busayan, which literally means "ugly cat", but the photographer has nothing but...

With his pictures, Japanese photographer Masayuki Oki captures the individual personalities of the many otherwise anonymous stray cats that live in Tokyo's shitamachi area. His collection might be called busayan, which...

15+ Reasons Why You Should Visit Japan

15+ Reasons Why You Should Visit Japan

If you've ever visited Japan then you'll know how amazing it is. And if you've never been before then what are you waiting for?! Whether you're into food, history, religion or scenery, few countries can offer a travel experience quite like...

If you've ever visited Japan then you'll know how amazing it is. And if you've never been before then what are you waiting for?! Whether you're into food, history, religion or...

Cat Spotted Regularly Taking Subway In Tokyo All By Himself

Cat Spotted Regularly Taking Subway In Tokyo All By Himself

While the Tokyo subway system might seem confusing for many, this cat laughs at them all. The smart feline has been spotted taking the city's Seibu Ikebukuro Line at least several times. And he seems so cool about it! No map...

While the Tokyo subway system might seem confusing for many, this cat laughs at them all. The smart feline has been spotted taking the city's Seibu Ikebukuro Line at least several...

I Photograph People Working Night Shifts In Japan

I Photograph People Working Night Shifts In Japan

In recent times many states have proceeded with a reshaping of working, intensifying the pace to cope with economic crisis due to the massive challenge and competition of the international markets. We are seeing a considerable increase in shifts of night...

In recent times many states have proceeded with a reshaping of working, intensifying the pace to cope with economic crisis due to the massive challenge and competition of the international markets....

Japanese Kindergarten Built Around A Tree With A Legendary Story

Japanese Kindergarten Built Around A Tree With A Legendary Story

Fuji Kindergarten, a kindergarten located in Tachikawa, Japan, was built as a ring around a Zelkova tree with a storied past. A glass, steel and wood construction closer to the tree itself lets children play and explore in the kindergarten's yard.

Fuji Kindergarten, a kindergarten located in Tachikawa, Japan, was built as a ring around a Zelkova tree with a storied past. A glass, steel and wood construction closer to the tree...

4,200 Pigments Lined Up On Japanese Paint Supply Store’s Walls To Support Traditional Art Techniques

4,200 Pigments Lined Up On Japanese Paint Supply Store’s Walls To Support Traditional Art Techniques

In an attempt to foster Japan and Asia's ancient painting traditions, a speciality painting supply store called Pigment has opened in Tokyo. The store features a staggering selection of more than 4,200 different pigments, 200 antique-style paintbrushes/ink sticks, 50 different kinds...

In an attempt to foster Japan and Asia's ancient painting traditions, a speciality painting supply store called Pigment has opened in Tokyo. The store features a staggering selection of more than...

Japanese Photographer Documents The Beauty Of Everyday Life In Japan

Japanese Photographer Documents The Beauty Of Everyday Life In Japan

My name is Takashi Yasui, I'm 35 years old, and live in Osaka, Japan. Basically, I take photos in Kyoto so I call myself a “Kyoto Photographer.” About five years ago, when my niece was born, I started taking family...

My name is Takashi Yasui, I'm 35 years old, and live in Osaka, Japan. Basically, I take photos in Kyoto so I call myself a “Kyoto Photographer.” About five years...