Kent Shiraishi Photography


Blue Pond - The WallPaper for Apple Inc.

Blue Pond & First Snow Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. This photo will become the wallpaper from "New OS X-Mountain Lion". http://en.rocketnews24.com/2012/06/20/the-story-behind-the-beautiful-photo-of-the-new-macbook-mountain-lion-os/ http://osxdaily.com/2012/06/12/15-beautiful-new-wallpapers-from-os-x-mountain-lion/

The Blue Pond in Snow,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. The lighting of the famous pond is started from 20th,December.The blue pond of Biei has changed to the white pond! This photo was taken tonight.I had the very holy and mystic impression. The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you for your interest in my photograph. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi

The Blue Pond in Snow,Hokkaido

Biei inHokkaido,Japan. This photo was taken in the last ten days in October. I had the very holy and mystic impression. And I wanted to express that feeling. I have taken a picture in "Daytime Long Exposure".The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you for your interest in my photographs. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi

Light Blue Pond,Hokkaido

The Holy Pond

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. I had the very mystic impression. Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you. Kent Shiraishi

Last Blue

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Blue Pond & Spring Snow,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. this year, it snowed until May.As a result, the travellers could see a beautiful pond.Surprisingly,the blue of the water has no exact explanation, but this blue pond can change colors depending on the time of day.This pond has a view that draws tourists from around the world.

Blue Pond-The Snowfall in May

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.This "blue pond" is a wonderful pond which changes colors every day. All are nature's tints.

The Blue River In The Morning Mist

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Morning Sun & Blue Pond

This photo has No GHOST. Kent Shiraishi is a member of The GHOSTBUSTERS. (#^.^#) This photo was taken at Town of Biei, Hokkaido, Japan. The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you for your interest in my photographs. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi - GHOSTBUSTERS

The Blue Pond & Yellow Leaves

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. This photo was taken morning.The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss.

Blue Pond in Hokkaido,August

Today's color is green! This photo is taken at Town of Biei, Hokkaido, Japan. The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you.

Blue Pond & Yellow Leaves,Hokkaido

This blue pond is the wonderful pond which changes colors every day. Surprisingly, the blue of the water has no exact explanation, but this phenomenon is attributed to the water contained in the aluminum hydroxide, which is capable of reflecting blue color, just as it does the Earth’s atmosphere. All are nature's tints. Biei in Hokkaido, Japan.

Powder Blue Pond

Hokkaido in Japan. This pond is a beautiful pond which changes colors every day. It is sometimes visible to wonderful blue or green.

The waterfall of light,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. This is a popular waterfall.Only a short time in the early morning, you can shoot the waterfall of light such.The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss.Thank you for your interest in my photograph. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi  

The Blue Pond in Autumn

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The Blue Pond in October

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Blue Pond & Autumnal Tints

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Blue Pond & Autumnal Leaves in October

All are nature's tints. Why is blue? This is because the underground hot spring ingredient is gushing. This blue pond changes a color every day.

Blue Pond & Orange Leaves

All are nature's tints. Why is blue? This is because the underground hot spring ingredient is gushing. This blue pond changes a color every day. While taking a photograph, the light rain was falling. Then, trees got wet and contrast could be seen clearly. October,Biei,Hokkaido,Japan.

The Blue Pond & Morning Sun

Early morning. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. I think that zeiss loxia 2.8/21 is a great lens.

Blue pond, autumn leaves, snow

It snowed in the blue pond today morning. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

2. Green Pond & First Snow 緑池と初雪

The Green Pond & First Snow,Hokkaido

The picturesque pond can be a stunning emerald green. In October last year, I captured this shot of the green pond with snow covered trees. The artificial pond was created as part of an erosion control system that was built to prevent damage to Biei in case of an eruption by nearby Mt.Tokachi. This pond is a beautiful blue usually. But, October of last year, when the first snow fell,the beautiful blue pond turned spectacularly green. All are nature's tints. What a dreamy spot for photographers.

Spectacularly Green Pond

Biei,Hokkaido,Japan. The picturesque pond can be a stunning emerald green. In October this year, I captured this shot of the green pond with snow covered trees. The artificial pond was created as part of an erosion control system that was built to prevent damage to Biei in case of an eruption by nearby Mt.Tokachi. This pond is a beautiful blue usually. But, October of this year, when the first snow fell,the beautiful blue pond turned spectacularly green. All are nature's tints. What a dreamy spot for photographers.

Cool Colors,Hokkaido

The blue pond where the first snow falls. I think that this pond is 'The Most Beautiful Pond In The World!' This blue pond is the wonderful pond which changes colors every day. Surprisingly, the blue of the water has no exact explanation, but this phenomenon is attributed to the water contained in the aluminum hydroxide, which is capable of reflecting blue color, just as it does the Earth’s atmosphere. All are nature's tints. October,Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The Mystic Pond,Hokkaido

This blue pond is Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.It snowed at the pond in the last ten days in October. I photographed in the early morning of the day. I was seeing the clear cold blue pond. I had the very holy and mystic impression. And I wanted to express that feeling. I have taken a picture in "Daytime Long Exposure". After this, this pond freezes.

Blue Pond at Snow 青い池と雪 

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. All are nature's tints. I took this picture in the last ten days in October. You can not miss the wonderful scenery of "Hokkaido".

Green Frozen Pond with Mist,Hokkaido

Dear friends living in hot places, This photo cool you! This pond is a beautiful pond which changes colors every day. This pond is sometimes visible to wonderful blue or green. Moreover, it snowed in this pond,frozen November. And I just looked at the green frozen pond with mist. The place was covered with snow on the next day. All are nature's tints. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Blue Frozen Pond

The Blue Frozen Pond-Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. We can see it only once to several years. Moreover, it occurs for only 1 day during November. When I feel that the surface of the water at this pond freezes up I can not see it if I don't go to the pond every day. This photography is one shot of the miracle.

The Pond Of Winter,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido. A large number of trees that have withered while standing in this pond.I look like object when the light impinges on those trees.The lighting of the famous pond is started from 20th December to 28th February.You can see it from 16 to 21 o'clock. The blue pond of Biei has changed to the white pond. I had the very holy and mystic impression. Thank you for your interest in my photographs. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi

Merry Christmas from Biei

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. The lighting of the famous pond is started from 20th,December.The blue pond of Biei has changed to the white pond! This photo was taken 24th,December.I had the very holy and mystic impression. The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you for your interest in my photograph. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi

The Snow Storm In The Night,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. The lighting of the famous pond is started from 20th December to 28th February.You can see it from 16 to 21 o'clock.The blue pond of Biei has changed to the white pond! This photo was taken today.I had the very holy and mystic impression. The wonderful scenery in Hokkaido is something you should not miss. Thank you for your interest in my photograph. I always appreciate it.

Sirius,Orion & Winter Big Triangle

The Blue Pond. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. You can see Sirius, Orion and Winter Big Triangle. The lighting of the famous pond is started from 20th December to 28th February.You can see it from 16 to 21 o'clock. The blue pond of Biei has changed to the white pond. I had the very holy and mystic impression. Thank you for your interest in my photographs. I always appreciate it. Kent Shiraishi

The Light Blue Pond,Hokkaido

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The Most Beautiful Pond In The World!

This photograph is used for the advertisement at Apple Inc. You can see this picture by CM of "Apple-MacBook Pro with Retina Display." http://news.cnet.com/1606-2_3-50126108.html I think that this pond is 'The Most Beautiful Pond In The World!' This "blue pond" is the wonderful pond which changes colors every day. All are nature's tints. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. http://en.rocketnews24.com/2012/06/20/the-story-behind-the-beautiful-photo-of-the-new-macbook-mountain-lion-os/

The Blue Pond - Early Morning

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Winter blue

The illuminated blue pond. It is the end on the 24th January. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. Not use a tripod & filter.

The blue pond with snow

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. This pond is a very famous "blue pond", but it is already covered with snow. This photo's colors is almost same colors that seen in my eye. Thank you! Kent Shiraishi

The Frozen Blue Pond

Early morning. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The Blue Pond - Morning Mist

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. Early morning today.

The Blue Pond at Night

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. Last night,There was falling snow in blue pond. The lighting of the blue pond has started from November,this year. I had the very holy and mystic impression.

Blue Pond & Snow, 25.10.2015.

The Blue Pond,Today's Morning. 25.10.2015 Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

Cool - The Blue Pond

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The frozen pond with snow

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. Here is an announcement regarding to the “Blue Pond” in Hokkaido Biei-cho. The light up illumination period this year has been published. It is from 1st November 2016 to 28th February 2017.

Pleiades & Blue Pond

Here is an announcement regarding to the “Blue Pond” in Hokkaido Biei-cho. The light up illumination period this year has been published. It is from 1st November 2016 to 28th February 2017. Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.

The illuminated blue pond in snow

Biei in Hokkaido,Japan. Here is an announcement regarding to the “Blue Pond” in Hokkaido Biei-cho. The light up illumination period this year has been published. It is from 1st November 2016 to 28th February 2017. Currently, due to storm caused by typhoon, "Blue Pond" is partly damaged. Furthermore, muddy water flowed into the pond that made the water became brown. "Blue Pond" is now being closed and not suitable for sightseeing. However, the restoration of "Blue Pond" is urgently being performed. The council of Biei Town is considering of holding the event "The light up illumination of Blue Pond" as scheduled. Everyone including me is looking forward to sightseeing in Blue Pond and we hope the event "The light up illumination of Blue Pond" can be carried out as planned.

The Blue Pond - Early Winter

The Blue Pond - 27/10/2016 Morning.Biei in Hokkaido,Japan.