Taku Kumabe is a freelance photographer and print designer based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Taku's photography revolves around capturing the essence of the moment. He strives to capture and produce images that evoke a feeling of being in that moment, bring viewers in to the photo themselves.
Freelancing as an event and festival photographer under the moniker The Festographer, he captures and documents large-scale festivals and events of all kinds throughout the city.
In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors and is often seen seeking adventures outside of the city.
His personal site and blog is: http://www.smaku.com.
The Toronto Sunrise Series
The Toronto Sunrise Series is Taku's ongoing personal photography project. The project attempts to capture the breathtaking beauty of the sunrise over Lake Ontario, documenting mornings since 2014.
Taku has also collaborated and photographed for a number of companies, some of which are listed below.
Grain Farmers of Ontario
The North Face
Pilot Coffee Roasters
Social Print Studio
My Cinema Lightbox
Taku Kumabe in the news.
Toronto Life: Nine Breathtaking Pre-Dawn Photos of Toronto
Huffington Post: Best Instagram Accounts
Toronto Star: An Image Becomes a Reality
CBC Metro Morning: Launching the Summer in the City Instagram Program
Culture Trip Favourite 2016: Toronto Instagrammer in Focus
Thompson Hotels: Toronto x Photographer Taku Kumabe
Inks361: Tips for Landscape Photography
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