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Welcome to LensTokyo

We believe that the best way to travel is through photography. Photography enables you to see places in detail. It allows you to slow down and immerse yourself into your surrounding. It motivates and inspires the inner adventurous spirit to walk in pursuit of the frame you’ve drawn in your head. Craft-fully merging that frame with the surroundings creates an image that is unique and specific to the location you’ve visited. A creative treasure through travel. The pursuit, the waiting, the anticipation and even the failing of capturing that frame teaches you a lot about the location you are in. These organic and authentic moments stay with you ages after the trip as memories you can revisit.

Why visit LensTokyo?

Because your pictures
should be as epic as
your trip

Sharing the most photogenic and instagramable spots in tokyo

Architecture

Tokyo Skytree: 10 Best and Secret Spots to Take a Picture best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Tokyo Skytree: 10 Best and Secret Spots to Take a Picture

The Pink Instagram Worthy Building in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

The Pink Instagram Worthy Building in Tokyo

Dynamic Junctions in Tokyo and Where to Photograph Them best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Dynamic Junctions in Tokyo and Where to Photograph Them

3 Tunnels to Photograph in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

3 Tunnels to Photograph in Tokyo

Best Photography Spots in Shiodome best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Best Photography Spots in Shiodome

Street

Best Photography Spots in Shiodome best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Best Photography Spots in Shiodome

The Photogenic Spot for Ginkgo Trees best locations in tokyo to take pictures

The Photogenic Spot for Ginkgo Trees

Photographing Backlit Silhouettes in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Photographing Backlit Silhouettes in Tokyo

Epic Crossings in Tokyo and Where to Photograph Them best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Epic Crossings in Tokyo and Where to Photograph Them

Hidden Shinjuku Photo Spot: The Dark Moody Subway Exit best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Hidden Shinjuku Photo Spot: The Dark Moody Subway Exit

Night

5 Photography Spots in Tokyo Station best locations in tokyo to take pictures

5 Photography Spots in Tokyo Station

Hidden Shinjuku Photo Spot: The Dark Moody Subway Exit best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Hidden Shinjuku Photo Spot: The Dark Moody Subway Exit

5 Night Photography Spots in Ginza best locations in tokyo to take pictures

5 Night Photography Spots in Ginza

Photographing Waterfronts and Boats in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Photographing Waterfronts and Boats in Tokyo

Best Photography Spots in Shinagawa best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Best Photography Spots in Shinagawa

Editor's Pick

Portrait Photography in Tokyo’s Hidden Crystal Room best locations in tokyo to take pictures

Portrait Photography in Tokyo’s Hidden Crystal Room

This space is a famous spot for many instagrammers who reside in Japan. The room is basically a maze that is made up of and surrounded by 9500 crystal sculptures. …

4 Perfect Spots to Take Pictures of the Bullet Train in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

4 Perfect Spots to Take Pictures of the Bullet Train in Tokyo

Bullet trains or ‘‘Shinkansen’’ in Japanese is one of the most iconic symbols of modern Japan. They were first made operational in 1964 during the start of the economic boom. …

6 More Photogenic Stairways and Escalators in Tokyo best locations in tokyo to take pictures

6 More Photogenic Stairways and Escalators in Tokyo

There are millions of stairs, escalators and elevators working simultaneously in sync. Combined with the fact that Tokyo is stylish and neon lit, these modes of vertical movements are designed …

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