Osaka and Kyoto Train-spotting
Taking the train must surely be the most convenient and expedient way of zipping around the city. That and cycling of course….
As we were traveling free and easy, and speak virtually no Japanese, the efficient rail network is surely the way to go. Aided by maps and helpful locals and station masters, we managed to figure our way on the multitude of rail and subway lines around the city as well as to Nara and Kyoto.
I’ve always liked spontaneous street photography captures. However, I don’t have the guts to take them front on. Holding up a big DSLR really doesn’t help with furtive shooting. Such are the times when I regret not having one of those super compact and nifty compact cameras that virtually fit in the palm of one hand. Even when shooting in auto or P mode, the results can be fairly pleasing. Sharing my amateur shots from the various rail encounters…