Japanese Crested Ibis or Toki at Nagaoka Toki learning Center ‘Toki Miite’
Birding in Funabashi Sanbanze

Birding in Funabashi Sanbanze

It was a good tide when I came there to shoot some shorebirds. Weather too was good. Met a couple who love shorebirds as well, we talk and shoot. For further photos please visit my Flickr album here

Malaysia Makan Fest 2018

Malaysia Makan Fest 2018

I went to the Malaysia Makan Fest 2018 which was held on 1 and 2 September 2018 at Zou-No-Hana Terrace, Yokohama, Japan. In this event, there were few stalls selling Malaysian street foods such as nasi lemak, mee goreng and…

Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park

Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park

I decided to go birding at Tokyoko Yacho Koen (Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park) instead of Kasai Rinkai Koen or Yatsuhigata because of the very hot weather. A few species were seen at the Koen, such as Greater Cormorant, Eastern…

Kawasaki Daishi Wind Chime Market 2018

Kawasaki Daishi Wind Chime Market 2018

It was my first time to see the Kawasaki Daishi Wind Chime Market . There were lots of wind chime for sale, some of them made from brass, glass, ceramics and metals. It was very colourful event, some people came…

A day at Takao

A day at Takao

On Sunday, 15 July 2018, we went to Mt. Takao for the first time. We took a chair lift to go up to the Sanjo station, which was excellent for sight seeing in green. It was packed with people because…

Lesser white-fronted goose.

Lesser white-fronted goose.

With a plump body, long neck, and wings that extend beyond the tip of the tail, the lesser white-fronted goose (Anser erythropus) is distinguishable from other geese by its brightly yellow eye-ring, round head and small, bright pink bill. (…

Little Tern Project 2018

Little Tern Project 2018

I volunteered for the Little Tern Project, a conservation group for Little Terns, in Japan. I helped to count Little Tern eggs and nests at the Morigasaki Sewage Treatment Center in Tokyo’s Ota Ward on the opposite shore of Haneda…

Japan photos in 2018

Japan photos in 2018

Since I started to live in Japan, I had chances to go birding around Tokyo area, such as Yatsuhigata Nature Observation Center, Tokyo Port Wild Bird Park, Kasai Rinkai Koen, Meiji Jingu Park, Yoyogi Park, Institute for Nature Study,Meguro, Ueno…

Rachel Dadd with Band + Emma Gatrill + Ichi, Go Echo Japan Tour 2018