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The Tokyo Lens podcast will be a supplemental expansion to the Q&As that I do on the Tokyo Lens YouTube channel (YouTube.com/TokyoLens). Letting us get deeper into Japan-related topics, and give you all more detailed answers and background into living in Japan.

The Tokyo Lens podcast will be a supplemental expansion to the Q&As that I do on the Tokyo Lens YouTube channel (YouTube.com/TokyoLens). Letting us get deeper into Japan-related topics, and give you all more detailed answers and background into living in Japan.
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The Tokyo Lens podcast will be a supplemental expansion to the Q&As that I do on the Tokyo Lens YouTube channel (YouTube.com/TokyoLens). Letting us get deeper into Japan-related topics, and give you all more detailed answers and background into living in Japan.

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Episodes

Seeing the Forest Through The Trees

8/10/2018
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Today we are talking about a secret mountain valley and going deep on the lessons that it has taught me... AND You heard it here first (I... think) Tokyo Lens on Twitch! https://www.twitch.tv/tokyolens Also... So much love to all of those of you asking how you can support Tokyo Lens! I want to be able to be in a position where I can definitely give more than I receive. So It will take some time to get a system set up. For now though, if you do any shopping on Amazon, feel free to click...

Duration:00:16:08

Let’s Connect - a Midnight Recording

8/2/2018
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So its been a year.. and its over https://youtu.be/Daei1UHDOzY Talking about a few updates in this one... like me on Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/tokyolens and I completely forgot to mention my new website https://www.NormNakamura.com Its really for client jobs, but I thought I would let you know! Also... So much love to all of those of you asking how you can support Tokyo Lens! I want to be able to be in a position where I can definitely give more than I receive. So It will take some time...

Duration:00:14:03

Why We Hate Our Art...

7/20/2018
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Hi everyone. My name is Norm Nakamura and I run Tokyo Lens. I recently had the opportunity to play the Tsugaru Shamisen at Mitama Matsuri at Yasukuni Shrine. But how did I do? The video linked to today’s Podcast: https://youtu.be/VuVCcKySEP0 Also... So much love to all of those of you asking how you can support Tokyo Lens! I want to be able to be in a position where I can definitely give more than I receive. So It will take some time to get a system set up. For now though, if you do any...

Duration:00:12:15

Don't Climb Fuji Like I Did

7/17/2018
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I made several mistakes while climbing Mt. Fuji... Today I tell that story This podcast connects with today's episode of Tokyo Tuesday: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8UIZ2zRbLUs&t=1s Also... So much love to all of those of you asking how you can support Tokyo Lens! I want to be able to be in a position where I can definitely give more than I receive. So It will take some time to get a system set up. For now though, if you do any shopping on Amazon, feel free to click through from my...

Duration:00:21:18

Balance and Time - How are you doing?

7/13/2018
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Today we are talking balance and time. The last 2 weeks have flown by at a speed that I am not accustomed to. It was time to make an adjustment. Today we cover the behind-the-scenes/cut-scene discussion from my most recent video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pnas574VQWs&t=132s) Also... So much love to all of those of you asking how you can support Tokyo Lens! I want to be able to be in a position where I can definitely give more than I receive. So It will take some time to get a system...

Duration:00:20:44

Episode 22

7/6/2018
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In this episode of the Tokyo Lens podcast, I am sharing some of the background into life and content creation. I talk about the trip out to Ishikawa and the things hat keep me afloat day to day! The Tokyo Lens Vlog: https://www.YouTube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:30:40

I Quit- The Future of Tokyo Lens

6/28/2018
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If you haven’t seen it yet, start here: https://youtu.be/8xRvIBJoowA When I started the Tokyo Lens YouTube channel and podcast I never imagined that we would be where we are today. I’m so grateful and fortunate to be able to share all of this with you guys. And so today on a special edition episode of the Tokyo Lens podcast I talk a bit about the future of our content.

Duration:00:17:06

My Big Japanese Mistake

5/17/2018
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Tonight on the Tokyo lens podcast we are talking about my big Japanese mistake. This episode was inspired by the most recent Tokyo lens episode titled “have you ever“. In this episode of the podcast I go into a little detail on my big Japanese mistake and talk about how to approach making mistakes in a second language. The VLOG Episode: https://youtu.be/DQsHjrnXH3E

Duration:00:11:26

Tokyo - Shibuya VS Asakusa

4/21/2018
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Going a little deeper on today's Vlog ans talking about Tokyo. In particular, Shibuya VS Asakusa - https://youtu.be/Sj1J-Fz0G1I

Duration:00:15:17

Real Talk - Bad Days

4/19/2018
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Today we’re going with a bit of Real Talk. I focus a lot on positivity in my life and make a point of it in the Tokyo Lens Vlog. But where is the line, and is it really worth it? Https://www.YouTube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:20:36

Japanese Doctors and Hospitals

4/16/2018
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Today we are talking about Japanese Doctors and Hospitals. This podcast is an in-depth follow up to the most recent Tokyo Tuesday episode on the Tokyo Lens YouTube channel. Are Japanese Doctors any good? We’re going deep on this one today. Https://www.YouTube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:19:05

Is It Difficult To Live In Japan?

4/10/2018
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One of the most common questions that I get on every single Q&A or live stream that I do is, “is it difficult to move to/live in Japan?” Tonight we hit that question hard and serious, once and for all! THE VLOG IS BACK: https://youtu.be/rfcgM5gvEFI —— Live Q&A - https://youtu.be/08QVW0lVEII ———- THE TOKYO LENS PRINTS https://www.redbubble.com/people/TokyoLens

Duration:00:16:37

How I met... everyone?

2/26/2018
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Today on the Tokyo Lens Podcast we are going deep and anecdotal. I recently released this Tokyo Tuesday Video on meeting people and making friends in Japan ( https://youtu.be/GFMnZLGsAvA). There was so much more that I wanted to share in the video, but I decided to save it for the podcast. As always, thank you so much for joining and I hope you enjoyed it. Talk to you all soon!

Duration:00:17:33

Calling All Listeners - it’s Question Time!

2/24/2018
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USE THE ANCHOR APP! Send me in your questions via voice Call-Ins!! Did a Q&A on the Tokyo Lens Youtube today (https://youtu.be/lNw4jsLlGS8). But what I want to do here, is a podcast EXCLUSIVE Q&A!! Use the call-in feature to send me a brief 3-5 second question and I will do my best to include some of them in the podcast Q&A coming up!

Duration:00:02:03

It’s been a while...

2/15/2018
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The road from the beginning to now has been a long one. And while there so much I could say, I think I’ll let today’s episode say it me. It’s been a while since last podcast, so thank you all for holding tight. See you all soon! http://www.youtube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:23:44

Japan’s Hidden Secret

12/9/2017
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Japan has secrets. Many of them. Hidden Gems. Sometimes hidden right in front of our eyes. But in this world where everything is a battle for our attention, it can be all too easy to completely overlook some of the best this world and this country have to offer. Japan’s Hidden Secret Video on the Tokyo Lens YouTube: https://youtu.be/o5-1g-gRDAE

Duration:00:20:06

The People Around Us

12/6/2017
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Hey guys, I just wanted to toss a quick podcast out there tonight to update you on some of the things that have been going on in the background. There’s been some good, and some not so good. And some of this I can’t really find a way to fit into the Vlog. So I wanted to put this out there and just take a minute to say thank you to all of you. You all inspire me every day, and I hope I can do even a little of the same for you. Http://www.youtube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:13:00

Omotenashi - What is it Really

11/30/2017
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Yet another sneak peek to an upcoming Tokyo Lens video where we go out to Uwajima and talk about the Japanese concept of Omotenashi. In today’s segment, we are join d by a guest!! https://www.facebook.com/uwajimadeep/ - Vlog coming soon on Tokyo Lens! http://www.youtube.com/TokyoLens

Duration:00:12:24

Let’s Fall in Love (Again)

11/25/2017
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A super short episode brought to you by something that hit me pretty strong today while I was working on a video for you guys~

Duration:00:03:35

The Truth About Shamisen

11/23/2017
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Ever since I released the what is a Shamisen video on the Tokyo Lens Channel about a week ago, I received a lot of really great and deep questions about the Shamisen and my connection to it. As a special thank you for podcast listeners I wanted to give you a sneak preview of some of the answers Will be going into an upcoming video. I’ve taken some liberties with the podcast to expand on my answers and give you guys the clearest and most comprehensive answers that I can. If you guys want...

Duration:00:30:45