Asakusa, Tokyo, 25/3/2014 16:08:29
Asakusa, Tokyo, 25/3/2014 16:08:29

Distant Mountains is the culmination of six months spent living and travelling in Japan. Images are loosely connected but none could have taken place anywhere else.

Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:18:19
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:18:19
Ueno Park, Tokyo, 1/2/2014 15:03:40
Ueno Park, Tokyo, 1/2/2014 15:03:40

Winter in Ueno Park sees old men congregate to smoke, chat and feed cake to the local sparrows.

Koenji, Tokyo, 8/2/2014 15:22:27
Koenji, Tokyo, 8/2/2014 15:22:27
Shinjuku, Tokyo, 27/4/2014 13:13:57
Shinjuku, Tokyo, 27/4/2014 13:13:57

People cluster around a tiny radio to listen to the results of a horse race. Some clutch betting slips.

Osaka, 25/7/2014 17:47:30
Osaka, 25/7/2014 17:47:30

Tenjin Matsuri is one of Japan's top three festivals, and features a procession across land and water with Tenmangu Shrine's deity, Sugawara Michizane.

Osaka, 25/7/2014 16:45:06
Osaka, 25/7/2014 16:45:06
Nagoya, 27/7/2015 17:43:37
Nagoya, 27/7/2015 17:43:37
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:56:04
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:56:04
Kamakura, 15/3/2014 18:25:03
Kamakura, 15/3/2014 18:25:03
Ryogoku, Tokyo, 16/5/2014 13:34:54
Ryogoku, Tokyo, 16/5/2014 13:34:54

Only the highest ranked sumo wresters are driven to their bouts. The rest must take the train like everyone else.

Asakusa, Tokyo, 25/3/2014 16:08:29
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:18:19
Ueno Park, Tokyo, 1/2/2014 15:03:40
Koenji, Tokyo, 8/2/2014 15:22:27
Shinjuku, Tokyo, 27/4/2014 13:13:57
Osaka, 25/7/2014 17:47:30
Osaka, 25/7/2014 16:45:06
Nagoya, 27/7/2015 17:43:37
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:56:04
Kamakura, 15/3/2014 18:25:03
Ryogoku, Tokyo, 16/5/2014 13:34:54
Asakusa, Tokyo, 25/3/2014 16:08:29

Distant Mountains is the culmination of six months spent living and travelling in Japan. Images are loosely connected but none could have taken place anywhere else.

Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:18:19
Ueno Park, Tokyo, 1/2/2014 15:03:40

Winter in Ueno Park sees old men congregate to smoke, chat and feed cake to the local sparrows.

Koenji, Tokyo, 8/2/2014 15:22:27
Shinjuku, Tokyo, 27/4/2014 13:13:57

People cluster around a tiny radio to listen to the results of a horse race. Some clutch betting slips.

Osaka, 25/7/2014 17:47:30

Tenjin Matsuri is one of Japan's top three festivals, and features a procession across land and water with Tenmangu Shrine's deity, Sugawara Michizane.

Osaka, 25/7/2014 16:45:06
Nagoya, 27/7/2015 17:43:37
Tsukiji, Tokyo, 14/6/2014 10:56:04
Kamakura, 15/3/2014 18:25:03
Ryogoku, Tokyo, 16/5/2014 13:34:54

Only the highest ranked sumo wresters are driven to their bouts. The rest must take the train like everyone else.

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