Tag: japan

  • Tokyo Rising

    Led by Pharrell Williams, the film Tokyo Rising documents the capital of Japan’s innovative and unique approach to culture and the resilience it has shown since the devastating earthquake which took place in March 2011. Life + Times Tokyo Rising [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLAA74D2B5F33A84A2[/youtube]

  • Natsumi Hayashi, Float-ography

    Natsumi Hayashi, Float-ography

    Natsumi Hayashi is a Tokyo-based photographer who started a series of levitating self-portraits. I, myself, have been tagging these (i.e. “jump” shots) in my Flickr collection. I’ve been encouraging friends and family to do this often as its just an escape from the norm. Though it’s somewhat distant from what Natsumi Hayashi has done with…

  • “ill-ocano” — An Adobe Illustrator Warmup

    “ill-ocano” — An Adobe Illustrator Warmup

    I’ve been doing some experimentation with Adobe Edge this past week since it’s preview release on Monday. I figure to have a break, and do some exercises with Adobe Illustrator. Hence, the above: “ill-ocano”. The Ilocano or Ilokano people are the third largest Filipino ethnolinguistic group. Aside from being referred to as Ilocanos, from “i”-from,…

  • Super Mario Bros. Live in Japan

    For some reason, this makes me want to re-visit Japan soon =) [youtube]UJMepmfOgU0[/youtube]

  • Original Fake – KAWS Storm Troopers

    Sick! Oh man, KAWS rocks. Here’s some tidbits via Freshness Mag: To anticpate the bedlam this Saturday, September 27th on the release of KAWS’ Storm Trooper figure. The Original Fake flagship in Aoyama district of Tokyo published a guideline to keep the event orderly. Purchaser must be 15 years old or older, and must be…