Harajuku Street Portrait
Harajuku has been the center of Japan's most extreme teenage cultures and fashion styles for decades. Having gained the recognition worldwide, Harajuku has become the place for not only Japanese but international tourists to visit, expressing themselves in creative styles without any restrictions. In the streets of this unique district, Takumaru Isshiki, graphic designer / art director, has taken fashion photos of non-Japanese visitors he met for six years. This rich street portrait collection of his maiden effort introduces more than 3,000 street fashion portraits in a single volume. It shows the expressive aspects of those people in Harajuku, focusing on the spirit of diversity in street fashion.