Resolutions

28 photos for the 28 years I’d lived before arriving in Japan. A5 size, landscape and only 50 printed in the UK. Now available.

Brooklyn

I find this film so comforting to watch, everything is framed just so. And then, there are Emory Cohen’s looks. Phew.

Setting off on the Shimanami Kaido

I set off early, scared that I wouldn’t make it to my accommodation before nightfall. But I needn’t have worried… even stopping constantly for photos I made good time. The roads were quiet, there were only farmers and once, a police car, where the inhabitants got out and said ‘ohayo’. Occasionally steep (for me) climbs […]

Onomichi

My first introduction to Japan. Tatami bedtimes, mornings secretly opening the shutters to watch the sunrise from bed, the seaside, friendly and relaxed cats, hundreds of steps, ohayo gozaimasu, Lu, ice cream and puddings, teenage lovers sitting on the sea wall under a full moon, kind people.

Drive

The Gosling lean never looked better than in this film.