Welcome to my photo blog, HIKARI collector. My name is Maki. I am a photobook lover and amateur photographer living in Osaka, Japan.
“Hikari” is a Japanese word. It means “light”.
(Self-portrait in Lisbon, Portugal, 2015)
My equipment: Leica M6, Leica M9, and Leica Q
What I love: Books, Movies, Photobooks, Photography, Travel, Surrealism, Wunderkammer, Gothic architecture, Modern art, Omotesenke school of Japanese tea ceremony, Balcony kitchen gardening, Japanese Manga, Dogs & Cats, Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Favorite writers: Haruki Murakami, Paul Auster, Kurt Vonnegut, Karel Čapek, Stefan Zweig, Dino Buzzati, Leo Perutz
Language: Japanese, English, and German
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Questions about travel in Osaka or Kyoto are always welcome.
Last updated: 28 July, 2020