29.04.15 by Kory Kingsley

Yoshinori Mizutani

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A selection of wonderful images by Tokyo based photographer, Yoshinori Mizutani. Yoshinori began photographing the parakeets to document the strange and rare occurrence of the swarming green birds. Take a look at more images below!

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05.02.15 by Jeff

Trippy Animation of the Day: “Lilium”

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I don’t really know what I’m looking at here, but it’s awesome. Animation by BRDG Tokyo. Watch “Lilium” below.

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13.01.15 by Jeff

Yugo Kohrogi

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Paintings by Tokyo-based artist Yugo Kohrogi. More below.

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18.09.14 by Jeff

Illustrator Wakana Yamazaki

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I’ve become completely obsessed with Tokyo-based artist/illustrator Wakana Yamazaki’s drawings. She’s gone completely off on her own tangent, I love it. I guess you’ll be able to tell how much I like her work by the sheer amount of images I’ve posted below.

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03.09.14 by Jeff

Eye Know: A Surreal Journey Through Tokyo

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“Eye Know”, directed by Hiroshi Kondo, begins as a night drive through the city of Tokyo and slowly becomes more and more abstract. Kinda like the end of 2001: A Space Odyssey. Watch “Eye Know” below.

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07.08.14 by Jeff

Hiroyuki Izutsu

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“Don’t Give Up Japan”, a series of beautiful paintings by Tokyo-based illustrator Hiroyuki Izutsu, created after the horrible disaster there. See more of the series below.

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15.05.14 by Jeff

The Free Umbrella System

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I was recently invited by Bettery Magazine to submit a city story, and the one I chose to share is actually kind of embarrassing (when/if you read the story, keep in mind I’m Canadian-born Japanese). You can read it here.

 

28.01.14 by Jeff

“Goodbye Rabbit, Hop Hop” by Caleb Wood

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Love this surreal short animation by Caleb Wood. Some of the sound here oddly sorta reminds me of Yojimbo (one of my favourite film scores).  Watch below.

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