Jun’s Kitchen (Junichi Yoshizuki) – Knives, Camera and Gear

Jun and Rachel. Photo: Eatcha / CC BY SA 4.0

Biography

Jun’s Kitchen is a YouTube channel by a Japanese vlogger Junichi Yoshizuki. He was born on June 1, 1989 in Nagoya, Japan. He and his wife Rachel Yoshizuki currently live in Fukuoka, Japan. His wife is from Cincinnati, OH, USA.

Jun studied English language after which he was teaching English. After success of his vlogger career, YouTube become full-time job not only for him but for both of them, with Junichi being “translator” as a side job.

He met Rachel back in 2010 and they quickly started dating. Eventually they married.

Beside Jun’s kitchen, Junichi together with his wife maintain another big YouTube channel Rachel and Jun which currently counts 2.28 million subscribers. He also has personal vlog here.

Junichi began uploading videos to his channel back in 2012. He basically merged two things he likes, cats and cooking and it happened that same thing is also liked by the Internet.  His channel quickly started gathering subscribers and views, with currently numbering 3.619.784 subscribers.

Together, they have 3 cats: Poki, Hagu, and Nagi.

Kitchen Stuff

We fairly well know what gear Junichi uses, because he mentions his equipment often in comments section of his videos, also fairly often he answers on questions posted in comments on his clips.

Knife

He uses two chef knives: Kai Seki Magoroku Gyuto and Kramer by Zwilling Chef’s Knife.

Beside these two knives, Jun has couple of custom made knives, made by Maumasi Fire Arts.

Sharpening Stone

Junichi Yoshizuki uses King Japanese double-side sharpening stone in grits 1000/6000.

Coffee Syphon

In his video comments, people often ask why coffee syphon does he uses… It’s a Kendal Glass Tabletop Siphon which is available at Amazon.

Equipment

Camera and Lens

His older videos are recorded with Panasonic Lumix FZ-1000 camera. Junichi now records all of his kitchen videos with Panasonic GH5 mirrorless camera. With the GH5 he uses PANASONIC LUMIX Professional 12-60mm lens.

Tripod

It’s unknown what tripod or gimbals Junichi uses.

Computer and Laptop

His computer specs are unknown. However, on the Instagram he shared picture of his video editing process, where we can see that he uses 17.3-inch MSI GT72. We also know that uses Windows 10 on both of his machines.

Microphone

It’s unknown what microphone Junichi uses.

Income and Net Worth

It is hard to tell how much his net worth is or how much he and his wife earn from all of their YouTube channels. SocialBlade estimate that only Jun’s Kitchen gets somewhere between $2.6K and $41.4K per month.

We at EquipmentNerd estimate that Jun is getting around $10k per month from Adsense and YouTube from Jun’s Kitchen channel.

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