Umeda 梅田 in Osaka 大阪 is winding down late night as people head home after a long day at the office. This image came about while waiting in the shadows for the right moment that best gave the true feel of the environment. From the railway bridge above to the yellow hue of the street lights that cast the shadows of the people waiting to cross along with their postures for me defined a scene that plays out every night in the bustling city of Osaka.
Nakameguro 中目黒 the quiet residential district of Meguro, Tokyo. It is popular for its unique boutique cafes and stores, and becomes a vibrant and active location particularly along the Meguro River during the Cherry Blossoms festival in mid spring.