This specialy liveried EMU is 103 series introduced in accordance with the opening of Universal Studio Japan in Osaka. These trains shuttle between Nishi-Kujo and Sakurajima on the JR Sakurajima Line providing access to the USJ at a new station, Universal City named after the park.
By Anthony Robins, February 2001.
Viewed through an old cherry-blossom tree in full bloom is a 113 series in its traditional Yokosuka Line livery, near Yachimata on the JR Sobu line located in Boso Peninsula to the east of Tokyo.
By Kiyohito Utsunomiya, April 2000.