Content Editor


K. K. Yam (Keizo Kay Yamamoto・山本ケイゾー)
– say “KAY-zoh Keɪ YAH-mah-MOH-toh” for the full name

Slow Tripper | Content Editor | Founder

K. K. Yam is a lifelong traveler, content editor, and ex-airline marketer. At his own digital media company azure connexion, LLC (a Tokyo-based limited liability company), he independently works as a multilingual writer, reporter, interviewer, English-Japanese translator, and content editor for a number of publishers/e-publishers, news outlets, and travel media projects in Japan and other parts of the world.

Regular contributions include:
– Contributing writer and traveloguer for aviation and tourism publications (2012-)
– News writer, reporter, and editor for online news media (2008-)
– Field director, reporter, and interviewer for radio broadcastings (2007-)

Japanese web media that K. K. Yam produces and manages include:
– ( 新しい旅と移動のニュースストーリー – COMING SOON IN FALL 2021)
– ( 距離と時間と情報の向こうのトラベローグ – COMING SOON IN FALL 2021)
– ( 東京の風景を綴る散文書庫 – COMING SOON IN FALL 2021)

Further to pursue his location-independent visual content production career, he also works as a cinematographer, documentarian, video editor & subtitler, and photographer at another his own business entity BLUISH MEDIA OÜ (an EU private limited company registered in Estonia).

 Regular contributions include:
– Visual content editor and quality-checker for video news media (2016-)
– Contributing subtitle translator and editor for multinational on-demand video content companies (2015-)
– Registered videographer, editor, content contributor for online stock footage services, (2013-)

A native of Japanese with a command of English and other languages. Studied Video Journalism, Information Science and Management at universities and a graduate school in the U.S. and Japan. Prior to 2006, K. K. Yam  worked for three major US and UK-headquartered commercial airlines as an airport services manager and marketing specialist. Having lived in Japan, the U.S., Thailand, he has set foot at more than 600 airports in over 85 countries in 5 continents by flying more than 100 different airlines since the late 20th century. Currently, Tokyo-based.

Twitter:         @k_k_yam
Instagram:    kkyam_amot

A Leica/Sigma L-mount + Fujifilm X-system pro shooter.
An Estonian e-Resident.