This photograph is taken in Omotesando of Shibuya-ku, Tokyo in the winter of last year. It is known as a shopping street in the 1.1 km section to from Aoyama street to the jingu bridge crossing. In along Omotesando, many shops which the major brand store of the inside and outside of Japan is accumulating focusing on an apparel maker stand in a row. In the middle of the passage, the apparel maker's mannequin had decorated the show window. One mannequin wearing blue one-piece dress put the hand on the waist, attach red wig and was standing. The other wore the blouse of calm color and the white skirt, and was sitting on the sofa having attached green wig and looking down. Probably, as a store, the mannequin is exhibited as an advertisement/promotion strategy tied to purchase. Now, there are diversified sales forms, such as a mail order using a television shop, catalog sales, or the Internet. While competing with the above, it is difficult for the window display of such a shop front to guess how much sales have effect.
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mcmtanyel (8177) 2013-09-05 8:33
The light is just lovely in this photo. I also like the framing effect of those curtains in the back, drawn aside. TFS.
pajaran (45488) 2013-09-05 9:55
Interesantan tekst, sa datim podacima ...
Lep pogled na lutke u izlogu radnje, obucene u modernu garderobu ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast, lepe boje.
Dobar rad, sa lepom fotografijom u radionici.
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Nice view of the dolls in the shop windows, dressed in modern clothes ...
A good time recording, contrast, beautiful colors.
Good work, with a nice photo of the workshop.
All the best.
saxo042 (35798) 2013-09-05 11:09
These mannequins really seem to be alive, with sharp looks. Would be interesting to know what they think;) Very good colours and an attractive composition. An interesting street scene!
lousat (68539) 2013-09-05 12:04
HI Mikio,very elegant shop and very elegant clothes too,i like a lot the dress of the sitting woman,a very nice and original pic,not easy to take whit this quality.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
mirosu (10942) 2013-09-05 23:23
They look like real. You got it from excellent POV in very nice light. The clarity is excellent considering these are shop window Mannequins, can't see the glass. Excellent photo, well done. Greetings, Miro.
ikeharel (48302) 2013-09-06 0:43
A fine view with almost no glass glare, Mikio.
The WS itseldf shows the dynamic shopping area around.
Fine photojob done, light was in favorable angel upon.
fabbs99 (14449) 2013-09-06 19:22
This shot of the mannequins has got a lot of style. Nice image, sharp with good details, well saturated colors and nice composition. Well done.
abmdsudi (36294) 2013-09-08 4:40
There are good stuffs to choose from but it's the elegant look of the 'models' making the shot looks so pleasing with that little touch of vivid red as colour breaker. The framing is good, clear and lovely dash of light brilliantly caught and I like the glancing look as if she's looking into your lens. Great capture and tx for sharing.
- Copyright: mikio kato (kato) (11084)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-12-12
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Pentax K10 D, Pentax DA 18-55mm F3.5-5.6 AL
- Exposure: f/4, 1/90 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2013-09-05 8:04