Yes, they tempted me, I thought it’d be fun and I fell for this big cliché: listing top films. Idle hands are the critic‘s own.
A Re-Tweet by @theauteurs sent me to notcoming.com where I had to list top 20 titles of the decade 2000-2010. Of course, It’s impossible so I cheated by scanning my favourite directors at theauteurs.com and came up with 40 titles. Short-listing them down to 20 was the ridiculously hard part. Enjoy! (more…)
Today the great HDR photographer/traveller Trey Ratcliff (aka stuckincustoms) tweeted a new photo from Tokyo, one of my favourite places. I clicked immediately to check it out and it was awesome as always. But this time he wrote a challenge to his fans to identify the place where the photo was taken. I was hooked, because I love these things: Geography, Tokyo, Challenge.
The place photographed is a very luxurious bar. I focused on the amazing blue-hour view out of the window. The one instantly recognisable object was Mori Tower in Roppongi Hills – the bigger one, not to be confused with another Mori skyscraper near Tokyo Tower. This narrowed down the location to Roppongi Hills. Good, but it’s huge, what’s next? (more…)