Mirrorless OM-D E-M10 Mark III Camera + M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ Lens
Walking the dikes in our neighborhood one evening while hunting for bugs. My daughter’s in her favorite position for any stroll, riding piggyback on Papa’s shoulders.
Tough TG-6 Compact Camera
Since the birth of my eldest son, we’ve been making a family portrait every year. This year, we were lucky again, getting a glorious sunset over the Sea of Japan as our background. We’ll be back here next year—same time, same place—that’s my constant prayer through the years as I watch my children grow.
Flying the Skies !!
It’d been a while since my daughter and I were on a swing together.
Sennheiser Headphone HD 350BT
Up, Up and Away
A blue sky for the New Year with my son and I out Kite Flying.
Run, run ! To the top of the sky.
The Whole Family
Crossing the finish line together at Osaka Prefecture’s Minoh City Marathon
An ever-ready father takes three in tow.
DAC NIKI Hills Prize
Niki Hills Fruit Vinegar 2 Bottle Set
Born 2 months apart, my younger sister’s daughter next to my own daughter: this was the cousins first meeting. In the background, big smiles all around.
MOTTAINAI Campaign Goods
The Best Beer Ever
I have no idea where he picked up the moves. “Can I pour you some beer,” was all he said. A father smiling on as his son diligently fills his glass. Maybe, one day, when his son is old enough to drink with him, the memory will bring back tears.
When my son, who loves skin diving, is under water with me, he tells me secrets.
Papa & Daughter Frogs
Two figures, one on top of the other: father and daughter like two Russian dolls. They looked so alike I laughed.
TSUBURAYA PRO Prize
Kaiju Step Wandabada DVD Volume 3
I guess the candy apples were good, judging by their expressions. Happy children’s faces are a mother’s bliss. You can see it on her face.
OYAKO DAY Prize
Oyako Day Original tote bags
Then and Now
I wanted to capture an image of our aging. Once we all took the same pose, we had it !
Let’s have some coffee
Time for coffee. Oddly enough, our son helped out this time.
A Long Journey’s End
These two elementary schoolers dreamed of visiting The Wave. I accompanied them to Arizona. The journey was long, but as you can see, their wish was fulfilled.
Together We’ll Win
By working together, Father and son made it up the hill, with all the camping equipment.