Books by Hiromi Tsuchida and Issei Suda

(You can watch the video at a larger size at Japan Exposures’ page on Vimeo.) Back by popular demand (I think!), I’ve created another video book review. The last proper one of these I did was over a year ago (somewhat ironic considering I created the first ones as a way to save the time it would take to do a proper written review), so it’s... 

Moriyama’s Magazine Work from the 60s and 70s

We have created another in our series of video looks at recent photobooks, this time focusing on the two just-published collections of work that Daido Moriyama published in various photography magazines from 1965 to 1974. The two books together collect over 90 different series from a time when seemingly you could not pick up an issue of one of the... 

Japan in the 60s and 70s – through 4 Photobooks

As many of you are no doubt aware, there is a wealth of wonderful photography books being published every year in Japan. Trouble is, they don’t come cheap, whether you are lucky enough to find them on your side of the world or you order them from places like the Japan Exposures bookstore, especially when shipping costs are factored in. This makes... 

Photosonics #2-大相撲

The crowds cheer in excitement as Yokozuna Asashoryu takes on opponent Tochinonada in the last bout of day 8 of the January 2008 Grand Sumo Tournament in the Ryogoku Kokugikan arena.   http://homepage2.nifty.com/megaperls/photosonics/Photosonics-2.m4v | Open Player in New Window Subscribe in a reader Subscribe in iTunes iTunes Podcast Directory... 

Introducing Photosonics #1-火の用心

This is the first episode of what might be a genre-defining means of publishing and viewing photographs.  Inspired by the soundscape (音の風景) and optimised for viewing on a mobile device, such as an iPod, each episode of Photosonics contains one or more photographs paired with audio footage, often – but not always – taken at the same... 

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