Posts Tagged ‘Japanese’

Whistling Death

The first Vought F4U Corsair was delivered to the U.S. Navy in 1940 but due to landing performance issues it became a land based fighter bomber for the U.S. Mar

Guard Tower and Barbed Wire

Buy this picture On the west side of US 395, six miles south of Independence, California, stands a solitary guard tower. Guard Tower #8 was once one of eight guard towers that encircled the 6200 acre Manzanar Relocation Center located at the base of Mount Tyndall. At the start of the Second World War President […]

Under the Turkey’s Wing

Buy this picture Grumman TBM-3 Avenger, bu85983, piloted by Chuck Wentworth is taxied during the 2013 Grass Valley Airfest held at the Nevada County Airport in California’s gold country. This aircraft, like many of the former World War II torpedo bombers saw duty as sprayers and aerial firefighting platforms. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – […]


Veterans Day Parade – Photos

Veterans Day Parade 2012 on fift avenue in New York

Shadows

To me this picture embodies my ideal concept of shadows within a context. It gives a sense of place because of the Japanese writing on the wall and a sense of order and symmetry because of the way the shadows are neatly placed at the sides of the plaque. It was taken about 3 years […]

Gabriele Rampinini, Photographer in Tokyo

Mannequin My name is Gabriele Rampinini, I’m Italian and I live in Tokyo, Japan. I particularly enjoy taking pictures of mannequins, shadows, graffiti, buildings and trees. Recently I started using film (mainly black&white, 35mm and medium format) and I learnt how to develop it myself (not very difficult but very satisfying). I believe that working […]