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Kobe, Japan in pictures and video clips 1957 1959
The Inland Sea nea Shioya
Office party of a Dutch NHB bank, Osaka 1958
Kobe Bank staff 1957
Hans Brinckmann at work in bank office,Osaka 1957.
Shioya Subudgroup in my house at James Estate, Shioya with Ohnukisan and Hans and Joke van Rossum
Kansai philosophical discussion group 1958
Scenes from my home movie 'Sincerely yours', a satire on my life in Kobe 1958
The Kobe murder case in our office.
A visit of Dutch chancellor Nico van zelm and blind students on the lawn of my house in James Estate.
Tatebe, my dog Jiro and house in James Estate, 1958
I visited JanWillem van de Wetering staying in the compound of Mrs. Sasaki
My cover photo on Janwillem van de Wetering's 'Empty Mirror'
Hokusai's woodblock print: Tsunami with Mt.Fuji in the background
Farewell reception with consul de Roos before my leaving for Tokyo in 1959
Wedding of Dik van Brummen and Brenda Salter
Joke van Rossum at work in her garden.
Indonesian meal with Pak Subuh of the Subud movement in Shinagawa Prince Hotel 1959
Pak Subuh and Alice Kent in Kamakura
Mainichi Shimbun reports on my friend Hans Brinckmann's wedding
Wedding Hans and Toyoko Brinckmann - Yoshida
Of my films taken in Hong Kong a few DVD's are available !
Click here for a list.
My photo's and those of my former colleague Hans Brinckmann were shown in the Fujifilm Square Gallery "Photo IS": 'Showa Japan seen through Dutch Eyes' from August 29th to September 30, 2008 at the Fujifilm's Headquarters in Tokyo. The exhibition drew 49.000 visitors.
A collection of my photo's of Hong Kong kong in the fifties will be shown from 17th March 2010 in the Tao Evolution Gallery,
13 Circular Pathway, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
© Michael Rogge 2010
Japan 1955 -57
Tokyo, Japan 1959 - 60
Recapitulation of previous pages with photos and clips
The above photos also appear in my autobiography in Dutch: