Love Japan by David Parkinson

A cool video by Australian filmmaker David Parkinson as he travelled through the heart of Japan with his girlfriend. To be frank the contents aren’t anything special, but the cinematography is top notch. Featured places include Osaka, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Nara, Tokyo, Nagano and Hokkaido.

Maggy Vanquish Venus

Promotional photos and making video for the latest Vanquish Venus project, featuring Canadian-Japanese model Maggy. Vanquish Venus [Jp] is a short term collaboration between Japanese fashion brand VANQUISH and various female celebrities. The idea is to have female stars modelling in men’s fashion, the brand’s core business; considering the buzz when each Venus is announced it’s quite a success.

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Comiket 86 Cosplay etc.

Comiket, or Comic Market, is the world’s largest dōjinshi (aka self-published books/manga/art) fair, held twice a year in Tokyo, Japan. The most recent Comiket, the Comiket 86, was held on August 15-17, 2014. Over half a million people attended the event. Photos by Rocketnews.

Comiket 86 crowd

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