Welcome to Hair Flap Central

Exploring Japan (and the world), one photo at a time.

Read the Blog

A 'Hair Flap', You Say?

 

Hi, I’m Scott, a guy that keeps finding himself in Japan, be it as an exchange student, an Assistant Language Teacher on the JET Programme, or most recently just a dude with a camera. At some point I got the bright idea to share the thoughts and images that came to me while in this amazing country and that’s what this is… a blog called Hair Flap.

As to what the actual words ‘Hair Flap’ might mean, well, that’s gonna take a bit more ‘splainin’…

Hair Flap!?

Recent Blog Posts

B-Sides: Sendai Station at Night

Some shots from back in Sendai that I never got around to posting. Always a fun area brimming with activity, as it serves the local trains as well as the Shinkansen (bullet train) line which brings in people from all over the country. This one was technically taken in...

read more

From the Streets of Minoo

Minoo is a town in the North of Osaka at the base of the hills. It's home to the increasingly well-known craft brewer Minoh Beer. These were snapped on the sleepy neighborhood streets while walking to their annual beer festival (well, one of them anyway) in the park...

read more

B-Sides: Osaka & (kind of) Nara

Today's serving of images features some goodies from around the Kansai area. As Mary and I were coming home one evening from something, somewhere, we found ourselves on the Keihan Main line, which we don't often ride. The waterfront view from the train looked...

read more

Browse the Archives by Era

Fukuma

福岡県宗像郡福間町
2001-2004

Read

Tokyo

東京都豊島区池袋
Spring 2015

Read

Sendai

宮城県仙台市青葉区
2015

Read

Osaka

大阪市天王寺区
2016-Present

Read

Get Notified of Updates

Of course, you’re always welcome to check back here to see what’s new (it’s kind of why I set this all up, after all), but if you’d like get up-to-the-minute notifications I’d suggest following me on one of these here fancy social networks.
Or if you’d prefer email, go ahead and sign up to get email notifications when new posts go up.

 

Pin It on Pinterest