Stuff to Cash

In Tokyo or Japan in general you need to pay to get rid of your trash or at least the bulky ones such as electrical appliances such as the 60” big screen TV you have lying around or electronic equipment such as computers. I have come to learn that there are places that will actually pay you instead to get rid of these things off you. Here’s a little step-by-step guide to turn stuff into cash.

Step one:


Bring your stuff to your friendly neighborhood recycling store. (Leica M9-P with the Noctilux-M 50 mm f/0.95 ASPH!!??!!)


Step Two:


Fill in some forms.

Step three:


Wait for them to evaluate your stuff.

Step four:


Viola! Beer money!


Walking around with my 50mm (well...75mm) lens