Kevin’s posts relating to the island of “Hokkaido” in Japan.
Just a quick posting today to let readers know that I have put together a gallery of photos from my Japan adventure in early 2016. Some of the images have been displayed on the blog previously whilst others haven’t. The gallery is not an exhaustive look at my images and may well be amended as ... Read more
A quick series of images captured on the same icy morning as Cranes in the mist. In addition to photographing birds, and birds within the environment, the location provided for some interesting landscape images as well. Recommended viewing. A bit closer to home, there is a proposal to create a new National Park to the ... Read more
One of the memorable encounters during my trip to Hokkaido, Japan, in February, was this meeting with a beautiful red fox. The experts tell us that there are two sub-species of the Japanese Red Fox one being the Hokkaido Red Fox. During our travels, we observed several of these foxes as they wandered through ... Read more
An image from my trip to Hokkaido, Japan earlier this year (February). Minimalist black and white winter landscapes of Hokkaido are so popular that they have become something of a cliche. None the less, the simplicity of such scenes draws the eye and almost compels you to take a photo! Hokkaido in the winter of ... Read more
From my trip to Hokkaido, Japan earlier this year, a selection of Red-crowned Crane images. I went into some detail about photographing cranes on a previous post and so won’t regurgitate all the information here, check out the earlier post! The images were captured using either the 500mm lens (with and without a 1.4x ... Read more