Leica Fotografie Magazine 1 1964 Henri Cartier-Bresson Close-ups
Niseko: A unique piste in the East
Forget the boot heaters and the hand warmers. When you've been wind-slapped by a Siberian air stream, nothing achieves togetherness of body and mind like a heated loo seat. Visiting Japan's northern island of Hokkaido in the winter is like stepping into a painting. Silver birch boughs drape as sculpture. Mount Yotei towers in volcanic symmetry. Bowing gondola workers equipped with nylon brushes politely dust snow from our heads. And with the poetic predictability of a haiku, every toilet I…
Skiing is life or vice versa. The feelings that come across me when skiing overwhelm to the point of letting out loud yelps in the trees to having a constant smile on my powder covered face. No matter the weather or conditions the worst day skiing is still better the the best day of anything else.
60's vintage ski Verbier Where I have spent my first winter/christmas holidays.
People in China, 1935 by Ellen Thorbecke Child eating rice. Chinese history and vintage photography