Category Archives: Spontaneous Snaps

documentary snaps of life – fleeting glimpse, possibly elsewhere – sometimes a collection but those are using photo essays so these just are

Dave + Ryoko at KIX (Kansai Airport) photo booth, Aug. 2018

Dave + Ryoko at KIX (Kansai Airport) photo booth, Aug. 2018
Dave + Ryoko at KIX (Kansai Airport) photo booth, Aug. 2018

Funtimes with Goats (in prep for wedding)

Ryoko suggests every wedding party guests receive a take-home goat in their gift bag. Unfortunately, most apartments and airlines don’t allow them so will stick to Bizen-yake saké cups and other treats.

My groomsmen and I discussing beard styles for upcoming wedding. Very important to coordinate. They declined my suggestion to wear matching kilts however.

This lil fella agreed to fetch me beverages from hold my walking stick as needed in exchange for cuddles. We made a quick agreement. 

Of course, the goats are aimless without the careful wisdom of Mac Kobayashi of Rural Caprine Farm who is guided by the Grateful Dead music contained within this Henry Roy Vickers designed box.

(Comfortably) Lost in Translation

Upon arriving at Kansai (KIX) airport, i immediately went to post office, konbini (for onigiri, pocari and royal tea), then a photo booth – also sushi. The following lousy photos will verify these claims.

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Signs in the Wild – Death Society Meeting and Dancing Unit

Often, I find signs interesting, amusing or occasionally useful or just aesthetically curious or intriguing. Here are some, i have others. These are from Sri Lanka.

Train, deconstructed (at decommissioned Taisha Station, Shimane)

Train (olden), deconstructed, at decommissioned Taisha Station, Shimane


Lighthouse (red, Sanur)

Lighthouse (red, Sanur)

Unique Moo “friendship” cards – on a table for choosing

I enjoy ordering from for mini “friendship” cards (and luxurious postcards). Each one of the batch of 200 is unique and this series theme was busses (VW and otherwise) and hitchhiking signs.

Do you wanna Moo? I can help you and you can get $15 off your first order (hint, hint coz i get some kick-back to keep me in cards).

Fresh Moo friendship cards – each one unique

My little studio in the “wonder hotel”

My little studio in the “wonder hotel”… I making things in my fog.