It’s been many months and summer is almost here. Cherry blossoms have bloomed and fallen. During the holidays and into the spring, a few bumps along the way led to headaches and delays. Beneath all that however were the trips, festivals, and most importantly the people there to push you through those times. In Nagasaki, […]
Recently finishing his degree in Physics at the University of Calgary, Joseph can be found either hiking the Canadian Rockies, playing guitar for elementary children or setting up his tripod to take photos of the Milky Way. By moving to Omura, Nagasaki-ken as an ALT for local high schools, he hopes to find a second home where he can explore the landscapes and picturesque moments that Japan has to offer.
Entries by Joseph Madamesila
A trip to the islands of Yakushima and Tanegashima at the beginning of fall provided an opportunity to visit one of the most picturesque landscapes Japan has to offer. My favourite photos however whether back home in Canada or in Japan, are taken simply by pointing my camera up into the night sky. My longest […]
Summer is over and school is starting again. Here are a few of the highlights experienced during the last 2 months. This video definitely took a bit longer to make than I hoped. School starting up and just generally being busy has made it especially difficult to find time to simply sit down and edit. […]
Japan begins with a few short days in Tokyo with both old friends and new. The adventure though really begins in a small city nestled within the heart of the Nagasaki Prefecture. (Warning: I’ve been told it MAY not work on mobile. It’s YouTube’s Content ID system) My first video that I actually spent more than a […]
Departure is in 2 days and this last week has been mostly spending the little time I have left with family and friends. Japan is a journey waiting to unfold and I’m ready to film every moment of it. My intention during the months leading up to leaving Canada has always been to record the moments […]
My name is Joseph Madamesila I hail from: The cowtown of Calgary, Alberta What do you currently do? I just finished a B.Sc. in Physics at the University of Calgary. I work as both a computer repair technician and as a medical physics researcher for a major cancer centre in Calgary. During my spare time […]
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