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Wednesday, May 12, 2010

On the Street....Tokyo Color, Japan

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Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:31 AM) : 

Me gusta! me gusta! me gusta!
gratos colores,linda mochila y sus Short y Zapatilla tienen mucha personalidad


Anonymous alabdin said ... (1:32 AM) : 

One of the things I've learned about Tokyo from your pictures is the richness of color in their dress. It's like walking into Willy Wonka's world.
Thanks for sharing!


Blogger tronface said ... (1:37 AM) : 

I love not being able to see his face


Blogger Jade said ... (1:38 AM) : 

thats alot of color

Jade Appeal


Anonymous Kazuko said ... (1:38 AM) : 

i just love it!


Anonymous silvana leatemia said ... (1:47 AM) : 

Wow what an outfit with such nice colours! I love the printed short in combination with his sneakers and backpack... Thank you for sharing!

The feel is what you receive when you share - Silvana Leatemia


Blogger Beny said ... (1:48 AM) : 

Love the Asian Super Color full Spring!!!

Beny Ricardo Sadewo


Blogger seravi said ... (1:55 AM) : 

His bag matches his shoes :D


Blogger Ashley Wilkins said ... (1:57 AM) : 

Brilliant colors1


Anonymous Tobi said ... (2:06 AM) : 

The colours look great such a bold choice and amazingly captured!!!


Blogger Unknown said ... (2:14 AM) : 

You know what? This works! Brilliant.

xx FujiFiles


Blogger Sniurk said ... (2:19 AM) : 

Haha! J'adore l'assemblage des couleurs :)


Blogger Lulu de londres said ... (2:19 AM) : 

The outfit talk for itself and I like that...


Blogger SabinePsynopsis said ... (2:26 AM) : 

Even if this is not the backpack I personally fancy - Great colour scheme!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (2:26 AM) : 

i want his shorts!! so cute


Anonymous Amber said ... (2:29 AM) : 

oof, check those pins


Anonymous Andika Pratama said ... (2:48 AM) : 

I Love Tokyo ^^


Blogger kimricosays said ... (3:09 AM) : 

great color palette!
i love the designs on the shorts


Blogger SewObsession said ... (3:13 AM) : 

could see this image in a FRUiTS magazine cool photo, just love all the bright clothing that you see in Japanese fashion thanks for sharing


Blogger Anna said ... (3:14 AM) : 

I. Want. This. Backpack.


Blogger *sunday* said ... (3:24 AM) : 

love the colour coordination in runners and back pack


Anonymous men's t-shirts said ... (3:36 AM) : 



Blogger ouique said ... (3:37 AM) : 

Yeah, some summer to look at, I love it. Amsterdam is still stuck in Autumn.. Btw, does he have orange-y hair?


Blogger curiousdee said ... (3:49 AM) : 

I love that backpack!!


Blogger Henri said ... (4:05 AM) : 

a bit extreme for my taste, he looks like a clown.


Anonymous proletarian Great Gatsby said ... (4:29 AM) : 

SOMEWHERE OVER THE RAINBOW...I think the rainbow is now on earth.


Blogger gingkobiloba said ... (4:29 AM) : 

I would love this even more with black oxfords for contrast. The adidas are a little too Rainbow Brite for me, but props for being colorful!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:43 AM) : 

You have to admire the thought processes that go into making this combination.

I like his hair.


Blogger Jo said ... (5:06 AM) : 

It's the bag and the shoes that make it ;)


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (5:23 AM) : 

I'm loving Tokyo's photos on this blog and this blog, I can't wait to visit Japan one day merely to take great shots! xx


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (5:33 AM) : 

So vibrant! Love it!.... The shorts are fab!


Blogger MJCK said ... (5:46 AM) : 

This really brightens my day, here in a rainy Amsterdam...


Blogger STELIOS PENTARVANIS said ... (6:03 AM) : 

amazing & colorful mix & much outfit


Blogger MELISSA Z. said ... (6:05 AM) : 

Amazing pic, it let me happy! Great colors!


Blogger luicheukfung said ... (6:12 AM) : 

love those eye catching colours !


Blogger Jessica Tsang said ... (6:43 AM) : 

Loveeeeeee the combination of colours! Especially his backpack!


Blogger Skytsengelmin said ... (6:55 AM) : 

wonderful. colorful. i like it!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:21 AM) : 

having one colour just enough ;)


Blogger Felicity said ... (7:29 AM) : 

Gorgeous! The colors are so alive!!


Blogger Unknown said ... (7:36 AM) : 

your pictures are amazing!!!
love them!


Blogger Unknown said ... (7:36 AM) : 

The bag is wonderful - perhaps the shoes match it too much, or perhaps this is a good thing?

I would love the shorts, independently, too!


Blogger cocojones said ... (7:47 AM) : 

I love this! I wish more guys would show a little daring with color! It's such a fun look, but of course needs some skill in execution so as not to look like the kids party clown!


Blogger Vanessa said ... (7:50 AM) : 

Wow! How zesty. It's full of life and excitement! I love the pattern on his board shorts - everything exuberates life - I love it

xx Vanessa


Blogger Jorge from W Palm Beach said ... (8:11 AM) : 

The key with mixing colors is bring careful that colors are the same hue, and not to combine too many hues of the same color. Here we have the red of the sweater, the red of the backpack, the red in the sweater, and the red in the socks AND the shoes. I think the hat and the shorts are the original items that make this outfit original; I would pair them down with something that would accentuate them rather than compete with each other. The backpack looks like a Benetton, circa 1995, that I bought in Miami Beach. Cool to be sure (I thought) but nothing I would ever do again. Jorge from WPB


Blogger Unknown said ... (8:11 AM) : 

Lulu -
The outfit SCREAMS for itself!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:22 AM) : 

Would love to learn if his personality is up for that outfit.

Like it though, not anybody can pull this off.


Blogger Allen Crawford said ... (8:25 AM) : 

Someone needs big boy pants.


Blogger shark mombassa said ... (8:32 AM) : 

he wants to brighten the day and make us smile... xxx


Blogger Kathleen said ... (8:32 AM) : 

Scott, thank you for this delightful good morning photograph. Look at him "work it, you've got to love this! It all works so well together, perfection!


Blogger joshylola said ... (8:39 AM) : 

Jaja me gusta, cuando estuve en Tokio en enero me encantaron estas mezclas.
I like it, when I was in Tokyo in january I loved mix of clothes


Anonymous Knife Wives said ... (8:46 AM) : 

Japanese fashion is awesome... Step foot in Harajuku and you'll be blown away.... So much respect in what each other wears. -kw


Blogger S CH said ... (8:51 AM) : 

he is so funny)
nice colors

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Anonymous Anonymous said ... (8:56 AM) : 

We learn so much about the from this photo and the colours he/she is wearing without even seeing the person's face.

True art.


Anonymous Cecylia said ... (8:56 AM) : 

How can you not love that!?


Blogger Unknown said ... (8:57 AM) : 

How incredibly fun! I love the fact that colour is embraced and encouraged in dressing in Japanese society... even if only in a particular segment of it (I don't know how widespread this love of colour and whimsical dressing you've been capturing in your pictures is... I've unfortunately not yet visited Japan! On my "to do" list, for sure).

Great way to start a morning, looking at these wonderful dressers you've surprised on film... ;)

Much love from Canada!


Blogger Leigh Ashforth said ... (9:35 AM) : 

I have loved seeing all the styles from antique to now, from sophisticated to neon, from hippy to sartorial... from Japan. Travelling there for the first time soon, and you have given me much inspiration and insight (and confidence!) to select my wardrobe. A little bit of black and comfort, and a little bit of whacky! Thanks for the snapshots into a wonderful place.


Blogger FASHION SNAG said ... (9:39 AM) : 

Love the pops of color mixed with the patterned shorts. x


Blogger Madame en noire said ... (9:48 AM) : 

I'm in love with this!


Blogger ROXY MARJ said ... (9:51 AM) : 

Nice shorts! That is a wonderful print!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:07 AM) : 

there is no way the shorts work with the rest. wierd does not always equal cool.


Anonymous Yari said ... (10:19 AM) : 

Those black staps!


Anonymous Silla said ... (10:23 AM) : 

A person who wears this much colours must be a happy person! It's so joyful.


Anonymous Kar said ... (10:26 AM) : 

I'm not sure what's more impressive, that he can pull off those shoes or that he found a matching backpack.



Blogger John B Pritchett said ... (10:45 AM) : 

The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus! It's great, imaginative and sooooo happy!! This shot made my morning!


Anonymous Alma said ... (11:07 AM) : works!!


Anonymous melanie said ... (11:35 AM) : 

I'm in Tokyo this week on business, and my idea of a perfect spring afternoon is to sit and people watch. Never a dull moment. i LOVE and am so inspired by the originality and playfulness of the interpretation of fashion here. It's great!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:03 PM) : 

This is totally rad! I have those sneakers, bought then in Chicago, the summer of 2007, and I get tons of compliments every time I wear them.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:15 PM) : 


I lived in Tokyo for 10 years, I've been in NY for 3. One thing about NY is the almost complete lack of color. I wore my red cardigan (same hue as this guy) to the office today and I'll tell you - it provoked quite a reaction :-0


Blogger Kick It Boutique said ... (12:19 PM) : 

Delightful juxtaposition of this snazzy colorful chap against a backdrop of dreadfully grey individuals. The white stripe on the ground almost suggests: drab on one size colorful delights on the other!


Anonymous isa2 said ... (12:36 PM) : the shoes...any one knows the name???


Anonymous Doncella said ... (12:47 PM) : 

I love the bookbag & shoes!!! Its so common to see someone his age in America to wear addias & a bookbag like that in plain colors, but to wear it in many colors makes it that much more trendy.


Anonymous Tobias said ... (12:56 PM) : 

I LOVE the shorts!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:04 PM) : 

Originality is not style.
It's just originality.


Blogger pinky said ... (1:10 PM) : 

One couldn't help but smile seeing a person dressed like this.
Gotta love this guy!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (1:31 PM) : 

I'm in love with the shorts!


Blogger anthony said ... (1:40 PM) : 

Are you back in Japan? Fabulous colour.


Blogger Natalia said ... (1:48 PM) : 

great,great!actually... all your photos from Japan are full of color.

The (im)Perfect Harmony


Blogger hc said ... (2:33 PM) : 

nice jambalaya mix. the gal in the dark trench is the perfect accessory for him.


Blogger Nicholas said ... (2:56 PM) : 

ugh, i love everything about your photos, and those adidas shoes he is pulling off to a T x


Blogger drunk butterfly said ... (2:56 PM) : 



Blogger Mark Small said ... (3:00 PM) : 

Ahh i love the whole retro colour look. Im soo getting my hands on one of thoese new swatches!!


Blogger Heather Feemster said ... (3:09 PM) : 

Wow, only in Tokyo.


Blogger Blanca said ... (3:26 PM) : 

Wow!! I love this photos, is so colorful, full of life.
I have no word for those shoes.
Great job as always.

Kisses from Spain.


Anonymous Gentleman's Gazette said ... (3:42 PM) : 

Where did he get the shorts from?


Blogger CW said ... (3:56 PM) : 

Adidas must have sold the backpack and shoes as a set.

The red hat, the backpack, the shorts and shoes together is a bit much. The backpack pops because it's unusual for an adult to carry it (my son had one like this when he was 4). The shoes pop. The hat pops in a bad way - it does not look like a man's hat. The shorts are good.


Blogger Unknown said ... (4:06 PM) : 

I enjoy reading everyone's comments. The images usually evoke similar, expected opinions, but love when someone sees a subtle detail or different p.o.v.

With this image:

-Liked the 'quiubomona's' suggestion of black oxfords , which would tie in the black straps and the black hem piping on the shorts
- Funny that 'henri' referred to him as a clown
- Overanalyzed by 'Jorge of WPB'

The shorts are pretty cool!


Anonymous Le Blog de MOK said ... (4:16 PM) : 

amazing style !!!! colorful !!!!! ;-)


Blogger thwany said ... (4:35 PM) : 

love his backpack!


Blogger Cortney said ... (4:49 PM) : 

wow, definitely not something I would consider wearing but it awesome anyways. I would expect nothing less from Tokyo. =)



Anonymous Style said ... (6:24 PM) : 

Very colourful. Love that about the far east.


Blogger brightlightsbigcity said ... (6:37 PM) : 

Such bold colors! Very fun.
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Blogger nico plaza said ... (6:52 PM) : 

oh wow, i really do like his shorts and his hat!!!!


Blogger AlejandraMijangos said ... (8:35 PM) : 



Anonymous Anonymous said ... (10:41 PM) : 

The colors make me happy! And, I also hear yodeling in the background :D


Blogger Will Yates said ... (3:32 AM) : 

anyone know where the bag is from?


Blogger Sofia Leo said ... (1:56 PM) : 

Love the bright colours! The outfit and the person looks so full or energy and thrive.

Sofia Leo


Anonymous Tácio said ... (4:43 PM) : 

I almost fell down when i saw this AMAIZING, AWSOME, PERFECT... look.
Here in Brazil, especially in country it's difficult to find cool clothes like these.

I just loved. =)


Anonymous scarebaby said ... (9:37 PM) : 

The red is the thread that holds this look together. Well done! And from the front, probably not garish at all, it looks like a grey t-shirt.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:07 AM) : 

In the picture it looks fantastic becouse all people around is dressing black and gray.

The street also make a beautiful constrast.

This person look Very relaxed on those clothes.. It could be a nice campaign against prejudice.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (9:47 AM) : 

beautifull picture
his bag is great


Blogger Ann said ... (12:24 PM) : 

totally toeing the line of juvenile, but the bits of black, the various mismatched tones of the red and the structure of the sweater make it good.

a really neat post!


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Blogger Regiane said ... (3:41 PM) : 

Oh, my goodness! He is definitely charming!! Even from his back! Notorius!


Blogger L said ... (4:52 PM) : 

I love color, but there's gotta be a balance. But then again if you have confidence you can rock anything :)


Anonymous Humor jeans said ... (7:39 AM) : 

Wow, great colours!


Anonymous Fashion Devil said ... (9:14 AM) : 

interesting! very summery!


Blogger Sydney said ... (2:52 PM) : 

I absolutely love this. Much of Japan and Korea displays this colour shock in their fashion, with the bland business people in neutrals in the background.
And this is only his back.. ^^


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Blogger mirae. said ... (6:32 PM) : 

I really love all the colours-VIBRANT-and the patterened pants with that perfect little red hat is just amazing. I don't know who this person is but he does have great style!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (4:22 AM) : 

I love shots like this from behind, because we really don't see people always from a front angle.
Plus this guy has beautifully shaped legs, very nice!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:33 AM) : 



Blogger Lara Pallavicini said ... (6:16 AM) : 

really funny!!! :-)


Anonymous Modelle milano said ... (4:05 AM) : 

awesome look you,really impressive.


Blogger John said ... (5:57 AM) : 

Oh God you are a genius person and a good photographer i like your pics thanks.


Blogger Kevin said ... (11:02 AM) : 

I love the bold mix of colors. Brilliant


Anonymous Alex Gates said ... (11:03 PM) : 

Very nice!


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (12:28 AM) : 

Maybe you think this is an eyesore, but this is why I love Tokyo.


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Anonymous designer replica handbags said ... (4:16 AM) : 

I think he's a happy person. It can be seen on his colorful outfit.


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