girl accompanying the parade of adult women at the hachioji festival.
hachioji, tokyo, japan 1990.

nikon fe, 35mm, fuji 1600pr
experimenting with low light and high shutter speed. hand held.

my heartfelt prayers go out to japan and her beautiful people.
may their mind-power withstand nuclear disaster and their experience strengthen the world-wide anti-nuclear power movement. may the sun shine on them again.
with love and compassion.

all proceeds of sales of the series below will be donated to a relief fund for the victims of the tsunami and nuclear disaster.


japan, japan relief, dancing, street parade, tokyo, 1990, moyo


  • carol brandt
    carol brandtalmost 4 years ago

    great shot!!!

  • are you serious. it’s totally blurred….

    – moyo

  • carol brandt
    carol brandtalmost 4 years ago

    I AM serious! I love blur when it’s appropriate. You’ve got the little girl’s face looking back at you amongst all the moment around her… great stuff :)))

  • thanks carol. it’s actually one of my favorite shots but i am never quite sure if it is a biased judgment or if it’s really good.

    – moyo

  • unaciertamirada
    unaciertamiradaalmost 4 years ago


  • thanks a lot luis.

    – moyo

  • rodeorose
    rodeorosealmost 4 years ago

    How wonderful the movement and joy in this!

  • Danica Radman
    Danica Radmanalmost 4 years ago

    oh my – fantastic

  • Trish Woodford
    Trish Woodfordalmost 4 years ago

    Wonderful – love the sense of motion and her expression – great shot :)

  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...almost 4 years ago

    Reminds me of being amongst the Tibetans – what a lovely picture you caught on camera!

  • Charmiene Maxwell-batten
    Charmiene Maxw...almost 4 years ago

    But I know its Japan!!

  • LoveringArts
    LoveringArtsalmost 4 years ago

    Just love the Blur effect ,,, Stunning Image Beautiful Photography

  • moyo
    moyoalmost 4 years ago

    thanks friends
    you all encouraged me to enter this in various groups.

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