2017 CHANGES

Please be advised that we have moved to a new studio located near Tsurumai Park in Nagoya city. Please click HERE for the address and an access map.

Also, as of May 2017 this blog will no longer be updated, to see the latest posts please visit our new website.

Asian couple in love.

Winter shoot in Hida Furukawa

Last month we had a chance to visit a picturesque little town with the soothing atmosphere of the Edo Period. The town called Hida Furukawa is located in the mountains of Gifu Prefecture and situated along the Miya River. The town became famous last year, as a real-world model and an inspiration for an imaginary town of “Itomori”,…

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Group picture of three families in a park.

Family Photography in Fall

The fall of 2016 was a busy season for us as we were preparing for the transition from Nandemofoto to ProPhotos Japan. At the same time, we were doing our best to fulfill obligations to our existing customers as well as meeting new clients and making new friends. Although the biggest parts of our business…

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A person praying at Japanese Shinto shrine on a New Year's day.

New Year Announcements

Happy New Year! We would like to wish You all the best in the coming year 2017. Also, we would like to take this opportunity to make a few public announcements. As our business keep growing and expanding beyond Nagoya and Aichi, from January 2017 our company’s name will change from Nandemofoto to ProPhotos Japan.…

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Power English staff smiling

Photo shoot at Power English language school

As the summer weather in Nagoya is super hot and crazy humid I’m grateful for any photo assignments that take place indoor with AC running at full power. The photos below were commissioned in July by one of our clients, the Power English language school in Fushimi. *   The school had finished renovation of one…

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Pre-wedding photo session with Mika and Devin

One of our wedding photography packages combines ceremony and reception coverage with pre-wedding session a day before the wedding. It is a perfect opportunity for the bride and the groom to try on the tuxedo and the wedding dress. Test the wedding makeup, the hair, and have some pictures taken in a fun and stress…

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Head-shot of a young Asian women.

Photo sessions on location in and around Nagoya

Our photo session on location service is becoming very popular with visitors from abroad. If you are visiting Nagoya why not hire us for you photography needs. We would love to show you some cool local photogenic spots, and to provide you with high quality photos to remember your trip. We offer family sessions, portraits and…

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Traditional Buddhist Wedding in Nagoya

Last weekend I had an opportunity to photograph a traditional Buddhist wedding which took place at the Koshoji temple in Yagoto, Nagoya. Unlike Shinto and Christian/Western-style weddings, Buddhist weddings aren’t as popular in Japan so it was a unique experience for me. In this blog post, I invite you to have a look at the first set of…

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Close up image of newlyweds' first dance.

Wedding reception of John & Ayaka

Here are a few pictures from John & Ayaka’s wedding reception, which we were honoured to photograph last Saturday. The event organised by wedding planner Chika Motohana took place on the 30th floor of ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel in the Sky Restaurant.   The wedding reception venue.   Getting ready for the event. * Finishing…

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School and classroom photography in Nagoya

Since the beginning of this year, Nandemofoto have been receiving a number of jobs which can be described as “school and classroom photography”. Up until recently our school assignments were mostly related to shooting outdoor activities, sports days, shows and plays. The focus of our recent assignments was to photograph students during lessons and throughout…

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