Tag: jesse reviews

Jesse’s Book Review – Ravens

Jesse’s Book Review – Ravens by Masahisa Fukase It has been a bit quiet on the site as things have been busy, but Jesse decided to use the time to tackle one of the truly great Japanese photobooks, Ravens by Masahisa Fukase. And it is well worth the read. Check it out. “…art is made […]

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Kateb Habib

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Kateb Habib The visual interview series is really popular and Jesse has a knack for getting some really interesting responses from his subjects. This time he speaks to Tokyo based Kateb Habib. Q1: Who are you?  Q2: What is your favorite way to waste money? Q3: What do you consider the most […]

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Andrew Curry

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Andrew Curry Time again for another fantastic visual interview from Jesse Freeman, this time he gets the lowdown on a Tokyo resident, Andrew Curry. Check it out. Q1: Who are you?  Q2: What is your favorite way to waste money? Q3: What do you consider the most overrated virtue?  Q4: When are […]

Jesse’s Book Review – Japan through a Leica

Jesse’s Book Review – Japan through a Leica by Ihee Kimura This time around Jesse tackles a book that a few people have mentioned to me lately. A really special book for the Leica buffs out there. Japan Through a Leica is really first and foremost a collector’s book. The first edition was released in […]

Gear Reviews: Barton1972 Straps

Gear Reviews: Barton1972 Straps Jesse brings his own style to product reviews, which is why I ask him to do them. This time he takes on Barton1972’s camera straps. Barton1972 camera straps are designed and handmade in Hong Kong. I received their bulkiest strap in both black and silver for use for this review. This […]

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Dirty Harry

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Dirty Harry This time around Jesse speaks to one of my favourite photographers, Dirty Harry. Harry has been on the site before and I have followed his work for a long time. Now we get to have a peek at how he thinks. Q1: Who are you? Q2: What is your favorite […]

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Simon Becker

Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Simon Becker I am loving Jesse’s Visual Interviews, and this one is really cool. Jesse gets the lowdown on Simon Becker, one of my favourite photographers right now. Q1: Who are you? Q2: What is your favorite way to waste money? Q3: What do you consider the most overrated virtue? Q4: When […]

Jesse’s Book Review – Otherland by Simon Becker

Jesse’s Book Review – Otherland by Simon Becker It is always nice to see your friends putting out great work, so when my friends Simon Becker sent me a copy of his book I knew I had to get Jesse to review it. Check it out. Was at the Japan Camera Hunter office the other […]

Jesse’s Book Review – Katsura by Yasuhiro Ishimoto

Jesse’s Book Review – Katsura by Yasuhiro Ishimoto Jesse has been discovering all sorts of interesting books lately. This time he pours over the work of Yasuhiro Ishimoto. Check it out. Katsura is one of those books that was on my Amazon wish list for ever and over the years has tripled in value and […]

Jesse’s Book Review – Ice Box by Ushioda Tokuko

Jesse’s Book Review – Ice Box by Ushioda Tokuko It takes me a while to get them up, by Jesse keeps on working away, producing these fantastic reviews. This time delves into a book that looks at our innermost secrets. As a child mornings were always the best. I often had nightmares so as far […]