The Ferociously Nonchalant Cats of Ikebukuro (Alpha 7S GALLERY)

The Ferociously Nonchalant Cats of Ikebukuro (Alpha 7S GALLERY) - AkihabaraNews.com

They Just Don't Care
(about being photographed up close with the 
Sony α7S, or much else)
This week's gallery of Tokyo shots ties in with our recently review of Sony's fabulous new shooter. Senior Contributor Nayalan Moodley shot a whole lotta stuff to complete his review, including this gallery of the very well-maintained street cats from Tokyo's Ikebukuro Ward.

Gallery links are below, and those interested in learning about the camera behind today's collection can jump on through to the operatic, hands-on review.

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Tokyo Street Shots
ALL COLLECTIONS & SETS:
[COLLECTION 1]
[COLLECTION 2]
[COLLECTION 3]
[COLLECTION 4 + SPECIAL EDITIONS]

AkihabaraNews is Japan & Asia tech, and we work to find the cool and cultural news accessible only to a boots-on-the-ground team. Our editors and contributors also provide perspective on everyday life: meeting the people, eating the foodtaking the train, using the tech, and walking the streets of this pulsating seethe of technology and social structure that, with approximately 36 million metro area inhabitants, is far and away the world’s largest city. 

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Tokyo Street Shots Collection 1 • Collection 2 • Collection 3 • All Local Galleries Here • AkihabaraNews on flickr

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Photos: Nayalan Moodley, AKA DarcNoodles - Darc.jp

 
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