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Hello Tomorrow – Looking forward to helping build a new future for Japan

It has been tough to get myself to photograph the past few days after what has been going on in the rest of Japan. ย My mind has been full of images of destruction, and of the sights and sounds of the homeless, and their tears and memories about things lost including loved ones. ย Living in […]

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April 30, 2011 - 10:19 am

Arif - Sorry for the late reply. GW is difficult since I need to finish some projects but another weekend in May will be great. I will send you an e-mail separately.

April 27, 2011 - 4:18 pm

Beta - Sure Arif, it’s my pleasure to have a photowalk with great photographer like you ๐Ÿ™‚ after all, we live in the same city too. I usually don’t have specific day for my photograph, because I carry my camera everywhere inside my bag…hehe. Do you have any plan during this golden week holiday? I stay in Tokyo, so if you are also in Tokyo during golden week then let’s meet up for a photowalk. Please let me know if you’re available during golden week ๐Ÿ™‚ Thank you!

April 11, 2011 - 10:41 pm

Arif - Thank you! Since you are in Tokyo, we should get together some time and take our cameras for a walk.

April 11, 2011 - 10:39 pm

Arif - Thank you Norman, very much appreciated.

April 6, 2011 - 8:45 pm

Beta - This is a beautiful portrait Arif, and I love it! Indeed Japan is also my “home” and my “family” too :-)))

April 6, 2011 - 12:00 pm

Norman Choi - Dear Arif, my thoughts and prayers are with you and the Japanese people. Take good care!

April 3, 2011 - 9:33 pm

Arif - ๅผ้ƒจใ•ใ‚“ใ€ใ‚ณใƒกใƒณใƒˆใ‚’ใ‚ใ‚ŠใŒใจใ†ใ”ใ–ใ„ใพใ—ใŸใ€‚
ใ‚ฆใ‚งใƒ–ใ‚ตใ‚คใƒˆใจใƒ–ใƒญใ‚ฐใ‚’่ชญใ‚“ใงไธ‹ใ•ใฃใฆใ„ใ‚‹ใจใฎใ“ใจใ€ใจใฆใ‚‚ๅฌ‰ใ—ใ„ใงใ™ใ€‚
ๅ†™็œŸใฎ่ˆžๅฆ“ใ•ใ‚“ใฏใ€็ฅ‡ๅœ’็”ฒ้ƒจใƒปๅธ‚ๅ’Œไฝณใ•ใ‚“ใงใ™ใ€‚
ใจใฆใ‚‚ๆฐ—ใ•ใใชๆ–นใงใ€่ˆžๅฆ“ใ•ใ‚“ใฎ็”Ÿๆดปใ‚„่ฃ่ฉฑใซ่‡ณใ‚‹ใพใงๆฅฝใ—ใใŠ่ฉฑใ—ใฆไธ‹ใ•ใ„ใพใ—ใŸใ€‚

โ€ๅผ้ƒจใ•ใ‚“โ€ใจใ„ใ†ใŠๅๅ‰ใงใ™ใฎใงๆ›ธใใพใ™ใŒใ€็งใฏ็ดซๅผ้ƒจใ‚ˆใ‚Šใ‚‚ๆณ‰ๅผ้ƒจใŒๅฅฝใใงใ™ใ€‚
ๅผ้ƒจใ•ใ‚“ใฏใ„ใ‹ใŒใงใ—ใ‚‡ใ†ใ‹โ€ฆ??
ๆ—ฅๆœฌ่ชžใฎใ‚ณใƒกใƒณใƒˆใ‚‚ๅคงๆญ“่ฟŽใงใ™ใฎใงใ€ใ“ใ‚Œใ‹ใ‚‰ใ‚‚ใฉใ†ใžๅฎœใ—ใใŠ้ก˜ใ„ใ—ใพใ™ใ€‚

April 3, 2011 - 1:28 pm

ๅผ้ƒจ๏ผˆใ—ใใถ๏ผ‰ - ๅˆใ‚ใฆใ‚ณใƒกใƒณใƒˆใ•ใ›ใฆ้ ‚ใใพใ™ใ€‚

Arifใ•ใ‚“ใฎใ‚ฆใ‚งใƒ–ใ‚ตใ‚คใƒˆใจใƒ–ใƒญใ‚ฐใ‚’่ฆ‹ใคใ‘ใฆใ‹ใ‚‰ๆ•ฐใƒถๆœˆใ€ๆ›ดๆ–ฐใ•ใ‚Œใ‚‹ใฎใ‚’ใ„ใคใ‚‚ๆฅฝใ—ใฟใซใ—ใฆใใพใ—ใŸใ€‚

ๅคง้œ‡็ฝใŒใ‚ใฃใฆใ‹ใ‚‰ไน…ใ—ใถใ‚Šใฎๆ›ดๆ–ฐใ€ใ“ใฎ่ˆžๅฆ“ใ•ใ‚“ใฎๅ†™็œŸใ‹ใ‚‰ใฏๅ‰ๅ‘ใใชๆ„Ÿใ˜ใŒไผใ‚ใฃใฆใใพใ—ใŸใ€‚ๆˆฆไบ‰ใ‚„็ฝๅฎณใŒใ‚ใฃใฆใ‚‚้•ทใ็ถšใ„ใฆใใŸไผ็ตฑๆ–‡ๅŒ–ใฎไธ€ใคใงใ™ใ€‚
ๆ—ฅๆœฌใฎ่Šฏใฎ้ƒจๅˆ†ใŒๆบใ‚‹ใŒใชใ‘ใ‚Œใฐใ€ๅฟ…ใšๅ†็”Ÿใ—ใฆใ„ใ‘ใ‚‹ใจๆ€ใ„ใพใ™ใ€‚

ๆ—ฅๆœฌใฏไปŠๅคงๅค‰ใช็Šถๆณไธ‹ใงใ™ใŒใ€Arifใ•ใ‚“ใฎๆ—ฅๆœฌใ‚’ๆ€ใ†ๆฐ—ๆŒใกใŒๅฌ‰ใ—ใ‹ใฃใŸใงใ™ใ€‚
Arifใ•ใ‚“ๅŒๆง˜ใ€ๆ—ฅๆœฌใ‚’”home”ใจใ™ใ‚‹ไธ€ไบบใจใ—ใฆใ€ไปŠๅ‡บๆฅใ‚‹ไบ‹ใ‹ใ‚‰ๅง‹ใ‚ใฆใ„ใใŸใ„ใจๆ€ใ„ใพใ™ใ€‚