Based in Dubai. Traveling everywhere. All photographs by Catalin Marin.

Tokyo at night #1May 28th, 2015

With all my recent travels and shoots, I’ve hardly had enough time to edit the images I shot in Tokyo. Since the aim of the trip to Japan was mostly Hokkaido, the Tokyo photographs feel a bit like orphans.

To change that, I started with a few of the images I photographed from my hotel room and the first one I will post is this dramatic view of the busy Tokyo skyline with the Tokyo Tower as the main attraction. You might be forgiven for thinking this might be the Eiffel Tower, but in reality it was simply inspired by the famous French landmark. It’s almost the same height as the Eiffel Tower, but in daylight it looks quite different as it’s brightly painted white and orange.

Shot with NIKON D800 | 24mm | ƒ/8


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