Monday, October 22, 2007


In June I wrote a post titled OAP (for Old Age Photographers) in which I used the phrase 'Rotographers' (Rojin (= old people) + Photographer). It is a phrase and an image that I find myself looking for at every festival I attend in Japan now. The silver year snappers, the retired generation who may be one of the last generations to enjoy the retirement benefits of the governments after war promise of employment for life.

Here are a few of the snaps of these photographers that keep the mid-range digital SLR market from stagnating:


Ellis Nadler said...

I guess I'm also turning into one of these old farts. Thanks for the link btw.

Nick Benwell said...

Pleasure. Really enjoy your blog and your work!