November 2010, Nikon Kenkyukai Tokyo, Meeting Report
November 2010, Nikon Kenkyukai Tokyo, Meeting Report

Hello Buddha-san

November 19, 2010
Tokyo Meeting
Field Workshop
Itabashi, Tokyo

Field Workshop in Autumn

The Nikon Kenkyuaki held the field workshop in Itabashi city, Tokyo.
Itabashi city (Itabashi-ku) is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo, Japan.
A big buddha (Daibutsu) lives in Japan.
The largest one is the Big Buddha of Nara. The second is the Big Buddha of Kamakura. And, the third is the Big Buddha of Tokyo (Tokyo Daibutsu) in Itabashi city.
A man who is sitting mute is a nice guy.

The Big Buddha of Tokyo

Tokyo Autumn Life

The Big Budda Kenkyukai Tokyo :-)

Special Exhibition "Itabashi and Optics"

It can be said that Itabashi is Dresden in Japan.
A special exhibition in the title of "Itabashi and Optics" had been held in the Itabashi historical museum.
Shimura-town in Itabashi, Tokyo is an origin of the name from the Simlar-lens of the Topcon camera.
The purpose of our workshop is to visit the special exhibition.

Poster of Special Exhibition

Itabashi Historical Museum

Tokyo Meeting in Museum

Exhibition Catalog

Because I did not get the coverage permission, I cannot introduce the content of the exhibition to you. However, if it is a exhibition catalog, I can introduce it to you.
A exhibition catalog is 157-page splendid book.
A lot of unusual cameras from Itabashi are introduced to this book.

Very Nice Exhibition Catalog

Simlar 50mm F0.7 from Exhibition Catalog

Tea Party under the Autumn Air

Nikon Kenkyukai Edo in 1867 :-)

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