Kohei Okada - Photographer in Tokyo

Kohei Okada

I'm a photographer in Tokyo, Japan

Available for contracts

I speak English and Japanese

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About me

I like to live simply and enterprisingly.

I always love to see, meet, experience and learn new people and things.
They open my eyes and give me a lot of perspectives.

Photography is one of the biggest enthusiasm.
Now I take black and white film photos which I found so much fun and creativities in the process.

Im a very easy going person, I suppose.
So ya please talk to me whatever you want, Ill be glad to meet new people always!


My Creations

  1. Part of Moscow

    6 October 2015

    I take photos of many parts of city. This is one of these pictures when I went to Moscow first time.
    Taken by SMENA 8 which is over 30 years old film camera.

  2. Part of Moscow

    7 October 2015

    This is one of my favorite photos while I was in Moscow.
    I was holding my camera for a little while until the guard turn around.
    This moment and this old film camera provided this looks non 2015ish view.

  3. <Part of Tokyo>

    7 October 2015

    Two ways in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
    Tokyo always has insane mess and orderliness.
    Its interesting and perfect to capture many different parts of the city.

  4. <Part of Tokyo>

    7 October 2015

    street view in Shinjuku

  5. <Part of Tokyo>

    8 October 2015

    Standing in a very tidy modern building and looking at this mess construction site.

  6. <Part of Tokyo>

    17 October 2015

    View from Tokyo taxi.
    If you are in a taxi in Tokyo, you can see totally different side of this city.

  7. <Part of Tokyo>

    21 October 2015

    Daisuke : Paddlers coffee.

    My favorite coffee place in Tokyo.
    This photo was taken before they close the Jinguumae location.

  8. <Part of Kazakhstan >

    1 November 2015

    I took this from a taxi in Karaganda in Kazakhstan.
    I could see the sky really widely. Simply beautiful view.

  9. Noise of Tokyo

    5 November 2015

    Sound is visible in a way.
    Tokyo is full of sound all the time. I want to capture them more.

  10. <Part of Tokyo>

    23 November 2015


  11. Old part

    29 November 2015

    This is very old tiles at my grandma's house.
    I don't exactly know how old they are but at least like 50 years or something.
    Can you read there history from the photo? Im very please to have an opportunity to capture this very private historical object.

  12. Glance Okinawa

    3 December 2015

    Sugar cane. it was stormy day and they were dancing around as if they enjoy the wind so much.

  13. <Part of Tokyo>

    11 December 2015

    Double glance.

  14. <Part of Tokyo>

    18 December 2015

    One of my color works.
    Colors are leaking by reflection of rain.

  15. <Part of Moscow>

    9 January 2016

    Moscow metro stations are really beautiful

  16. Tokyo Commuting

    10 January 2016

    Morning commuting in Shinjuku.
    Although there are many people, it doesn't look messy.

  17. Tokyo sharpness

    27 January 2016

    Tokyo looks sometimes bit cold because its very organized and clean.
    A lot of straight lines and squares.

  18. Night walk : Zurich

    9 February 2016

    A street light in dark.

  19. <Part of Tokyo>

    10 February 2016

    Tokyo street views.

  20. Tokyo night space

    20 February 2016

    I felt like looking at a space station.

  21. Tokyo buildings

    6 March 2016

    Sharp and organized building in Tokyo

  22. perfect line

    26 March 2016

    just found a very clean and perfect edge. It looks almost unreal.

  23. Night Reflection

    1 April 2016

    Up side down

  24. Walk in a park at night.
    The light just hit on her face.

  25. Under the water

    1 May 2016

    Surface of water in the pool.

  26. "Apollo mission"

    9 May 2016

    Looks like something like NASA space center on the moon.
    Well, its just random rooftop of a building in Shinjuku. But I had fun to take this shot.

  27. Contrast

    14 May 2016

    Looking down a busy and messy street. Background there are some modern buildings behind the rail way. I watched some movies or tv games like this situation when I was little.

  28. Tokyo night

    14 June 2016

    At night you can see different world in Tokyo.

  29. Tokyo night 2

    16 June 2016

    Another world at night in Tokyo.

  30. Windows

    28 July 2016

    Every windows has different characters just as people who live or work inside there. 

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  31. Double exposures

    24 August 2016
    Double exposures
  32. Street views

    4 September 2016
    Street views
  33. Backlight

    10 September 2016
  34. Toward the sun : Moscow

    14 October 2016
    Toward the sun : Moscow
  35. Hike

    21 November 2016

    Went to meet my friend in Maruko-cho in Nagano.There is beautiful nature around.  Hope you can see the quietness and calmness in the photos. 

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  36. Winter steps

    4 January 2017
    Winter steps

    I was in a mountain which is far from cities. I hardly see other people or animals but snow remembered their steps and show them to me.

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  37. Texture & stracture

    11 February 2017
    Texture & stracture
  38. Hong Kong view

    7 March 2017
    Hong Kong view

    It was a great to walk around this city. This city is very photogenic, international and interesting place. Hope you enjoy the photos.

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  39. Window views

    27 May 2017
    Window views
  40. Nature of Bali

    17 September 2017
    Nature of Bali
  41. Italy on the street

    17 October 2018
    Italy on the street

    Such a fun to shoot on the street in Italy. So much styles and history are there. Definitely want to go back there sooner.

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  42. Midnight Kyoto

    25 October 2018

    Nowadays, Kyoto is very busy by tourists and hard to capture the quiet moment without tourists.(myself is one of them, of course)
    However, after everyone went home, hotels or maybe made last stop at some bars
    The famous street Gion has the quiet but full of sense of old Kyoto... continue reading (0, 1 image)