Life Changes: Time, Adoption, Death of Friends, and a Pair of Shoes.
On the very same day that we brought the child home a good friend passed away. He had so many good things going for him but in the last couple of years made some reckless life choices and threw them all away.
Memories for a Journal: Agematsu Night Hike
Late last summer I went on a solo night hike up the Chuo Alps from Agematsu in Nagano. The A Course hike as it is known is infrequently used by other hikers as the east side from Komagane is far more popular. In fact, I’ve never seen anyone else use it. That night I nearly…
Hiking: Archive – Eboshigatake ・烏帽子ヶ岳
Eboshigatake (烏帽子ケ岳) near Matsukawa in southern Nagano was my first real hike and it’s one I plan on returning to again in the near future.
India: 2 Portraits
Two portraits from India last year. The first is of a pilgrim at the Maha Kumbh Mela and the second is of a exiled Tibetan monk in Majnu Ka Tilla, New Delhi. The pilgrim was a great dancer and the monk gave wonderful marriage advice. Both prints were made on traditional Japanese washi paper. 去年インドで撮ったポートレート。一つ目の写真が世界一番大きな祭…
Photography: Dec. 3 – Himalaya & Kiso Fukushima
Nepalese/Tibetan Himalaya. Taken sometime in 1997. I posted a similar photo here. / 1997年に撮ったネパール・チベットのヒマラヤ山脈。同じような写真をここに載せました。 Kiso Fukushima – February 2013 / 木曽福島 2013年２月 I’ve been printing quite a lot recently using Awagami Factory traditional Japanese washi paper which has been modified for printing with inkjet printers. Awagami is a family run business and during the summer I…