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Your Japan: An Inside Look at the Nation Full of Surprises

By Lucy - 3 min read

Our very own Creative Director Gen curated an image collection from his native Japan

Japan is a country with a million different stories to tell. It’s also a country under the constant watch of the world’s photographers, desperate to see the urban chaos and cherry-blossomed landscapes through their very own lenses. And it’s a land that inspires travel fans to get out and see the world.

We asked young Japanese photographers and well-traveled adventurers alike to capture Japan in all its beauty and enter the results to the Ultimate Japan Mission. Our very own Creative Director, Gen Sadakane, curated a collection of his favorite shots (the top three are the ones he loved the most!) Here he is:

smiling

By Flo Meissner

Your Japan, an inside look at the nation full of surprises:

flower

Sakura cherry blossom by YOSHIBOWORKS

Low section of people walking

A Japanese wedding by J.tang

Narrow long corridor along walls

The smoking room in Kanazawa-shi by TYLim

communication

By Pierre Aden in Naha-shi

Blurred motion of people on street
Premium

By Denise Kwong

indoors

Paper lanterns by yoshinari

transportation

By Hengki Lee in Tokyo

High angle view of woman walking on steps

By Reiko K

cultures

By Benjamin van der Spek in Kyoto

By Upojenie

shirtless

By Mori Hodel in Nishio

Header image by @yoshiboworks.


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