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Photography lesson at Nikon

View from Nikon service center Shinjuku

I’m going to take a photography lesson at Nikon from tomorrow. At first I was not interested in cameras, I just wanted RAW images to edit in Photoshop. I didn’t imagine myself paying money and joining the lesson. I even used to think camera lovers were crazy because it cost a lot, since we could…


What makes Japanese cameras great.


I think I see many camera commercials these days. The commercial for the Nikon I have features Shun Oguri as a young father taking pictures of his kids. Olympus, very popular among outdoor photographers for its waterproof camera, features the Japanese soccer superstar Keisuke Honda. Though he looks more like his own comedic impersonator Junichi Davidson in this…