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The second weekend in January in Japan traditionally marks "seijin no hi" or "coming of age day". Everywhere you can see 20 yr old girls dolled up in garish kimono and enormous white fur collars. There is something touching about this day however, because the well oiled machine that is corporate Japan will soon swallow up all these young flowers and their half expressed dreams.

I've tried to capture this festival for years now but it was not until this year, in the company of Inn Michaels and her husband geert, who were passing through town that I was able to get close to my goal. This simple little project is the result...


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