Tag Archive: japan

Cherry Blossoms at Night

Image source A cherry blossom is the flower of any of several trees of genus Prunus, particularly the Japanese Cherry, Prunus serrulata, which is called sakura. Cherry blossom is speculated to be native… Continue reading

Cloud-like Foam Installation by Kohei Nawa

Japanese artist Kohei Nawa used a mixture of detergent, glycerin and water to create the bubbly forms of his installation, entitled Foam. Visitors were allowed to walk through this giant cloud-like installation filled… Continue reading

Tree House

Treehouse in Hokuto, Japan, surrounded by cherry blossom trees.

Unkai Terrace – Above the clouds

Unkai Terrace is located atop a mountain peak on the island of Hokkaido in Japan, offering tourists breathtaking views of clouds floating below. Unkai (meaning sea of clouds) is a very rare natural… Continue reading

That’s how crows build their nests in Tokyo

Photo by¬†Yosuke Kashiwakura The crows that live in Tokyo build their nests out of metal clothes-hangers. In such a large city, there are few trees, so the natural materials that crows need to… Continue reading

Photography: Unique Nature

Antelope Canyon, USA Slot Canyon Sunbeam (image source)

Photography: Mount Fuji

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Street Photography by Yusuke Sakai

Beautiful street and conceptual photography by Japanese photographer Yusuke Sakai.

3D Pencil Drawings by Nagai Hideyuki

Japanese artist Nagai Hideyuki uses the projection technique called anamorphosis which allows to create 3D illusion when viewed from the correct angle. The way he arranges his notebooks for these photos gives the… Continue reading