I’m here in Japan and the workshop is going better than we could have anticipated. Our special guest, one of Japan’s foremost book publishers Ms. Kimi Himeno has published 160 photo books in her career thus far and has provided participants (and us) with tremendous insight and illumination during her critiques of student work—we have learned so much from her in a very brief time.
I can’t believe it’s time for our third workshop in Tokyo. My workshop co-leader Soichi Hayashi and I wanted to make this one an advanced class. So we instituted a portfolio review process for accepting students and asked one of Japan’s foremost authorities on photo-book publishing, Ms. Kimi Himeno to join us. She will be there for the start of the workshop to inspire our week of shooting. We will have seven students working on a themed set of pictures in this amazing frenetic city.
I have the distinct honor of being back on the main Nikon Stage at this year’s Photo Plus Expo. You can catch me on Saturday at 10:15 am where I’ll be talking about street photography and Nikon for a half-hour presentation. As you can see from the line-up, I’m in really good company. I’m posting from Lisbon where we are wrapping up a workshop in this amazing and photogenic city. I brought along my Nikon D850 and I’ll let you know how I felt about it. (Spoiler Alert: In Love).
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