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A book of photographic images of the amazing and beautiful country of Japan.Each page shows a very different side of this country from a Monk to Modern Architecture and everything in between.

gowinshin

About the Author

Gow Hunter
gowinshin Tokyo , Japan

Trained in classical ballet Gow danced with various ballet companies and continued with diverse and challenging work in Television,Video,Film,Theatre and Opera.He has been very fortunate to live and work in many different countries....Paris,Rome,Geneva Seoul,London to name a few and work with very talented performers/directors such as Kate Bush,
Placido Domingo, David Bailey and Robert Lepage. After a successful career as a professional dancer Gow was accepted into Central Saint Martins Shool of Art and Design where he completed a B.A ( Hons ) degree in Textile Design. His designs have been seen on the catwalks of London Fashion week, solo exhibitions and his own label of knitted textile accessories.
Gow has always had a passion for anything creative and photography has always been one of his most inspiring pastimes. Gow lives in Tokyo since 2007 and spends much of his time taking pictures of Japan and is beginning to fulfill his lifetime passion of photography.

Publish Date  October 20, 2009

Dimensions  Standard Portrait  122 pgs   Standard Paper

Category  Travel

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isabelle001

isabelle001 says

I love the way you show all the different faces of japan. I like the details shots as well. I voted for you, if you have a minute, check out my book Woman and vote for it if you like it.

posted at 04:01pm Nov 07 PST

tellyaddict

tellyaddict says

I always knew you had it in you..an eye for deatil,capturing the unusaul angle and making the ordinary extra-ordinary that is ! Go Gow. x

posted at 01:14am Nov 06 PST

spika

spika says

Brilliant!!!! Well done, Gow!!! ;-)

posted at 04:25pm Nov 05 PST

huntsman-m

huntsman-m says

You've put together a really beautiful book. I've never been to Japan but I could feel the emotion of each photo tell me a story. Your cover already starts the story off for us--I think its great how your photos are able to do that without excessive embellishments. Your bio is also impressive! You have my vote--and I wish you all the best!

Michelle

http://www.blurb.com/photo-book-contest/view_book/910527

posted at 09:59am Nov 05 PST

trevor_baby

trevor_baby says

LOVE the book
Congrats Gow
With love
Trevor Martin

posted at 08:25am Nov 05 PST

Raydog

Raydog says

Great book and it got my vote. Please contact me on terry@169.org.uk. I would like to talk to you about my book Erik, the lost god of Crete in the context of performance.

posted at 11:21am Nov 04 PST

ebos

ebos says

i havent been 2 japan yet, its one of my destinations -- the pictures in this book are like i imagine the place to be made of

posted at 09:31pm Nov 03 PST

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