Aki Shikama

Journalist / Photogrpher / Public speaker / Frequent flyer
Travel, Airlines and Airports

Born in Osaka, Japan. Graduated from Kwansei Gakuin University (Sociology/Mass communication). After university, started the staff writer at Japanese leading newspaper “The Yomiuri Shimbun” and worked there for about 7 years.

Now as freelance, based at Osaka and around the world. Write reports and take photos for magazines and websites. Also, public speaker for photo and travel seminars.

And have taken airplanes since 6 years old, now frequent flyer over 80 times per year. (One World Sapphire / Star Alliance Silver)

Twitter (mainly Japanese only)
Faceook page

Works and Services


■ Writting and Reports (EN/JP)
■ Photography
■ Travel and Photo Seminar etc

Nikon Professional (NPS) and Nikon Collage lecturer
Nikon D810 / D500 / D7000 / 24-70mm F2.8 / 80-400mm F4.5-5.6 / 16-80mm F2.8-4.0 etc


【Visited countries and airports】
– Japan
– Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore
– Australia, New Zealand
– USA (including Hawaii), St.Maarten
– UK, France, Italy, Spain, Czech Republic, Netherland, Belgium, Monaco, Vatican, San Marino
– Egypt, Turkey, Qatar, UAE

【Experienced the Airlines】
– JAL, ANA, Peach Aviation, Jetstar, Vanilla Air, Spring Japan, AIR DO, Solaseed Air, Starflyer, Skymark, Amakusa Airlines
– Cathay Pacific, Thai Airways, Air Asia, Scoot, Malaysia Airlines, Air China, EVA AIR, Korean Air, Asiana Airlines, Jin Air, Air Busan, Jeju Air
– Qantas Airways, Air New Zealand
– American Airlines, Delta Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines
– British Airways, Air France, Alitalia, Iberia, Air Europa, Lufthansa, Air Berlin, Easy Jet, Ryan Air, Wizz Air
– Egypt Air, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways


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