Two Way Lens: Hiroshi Watanabe

Hiroshi Watanabe

MW What inspired you to start taking photographs, and what is the primary inspiration for you to keep working in this field? HW When …


fine art photography requires a lot of money to produce. I spend a lot for films and prints and also traveling. I work full time 5 days a week and I don’t do anything else. My expenses are almost as high as my photography income and I have so little left at the end even when I am lucky. So, maybe I am not qualified to answer this question. Then why am I doing photography? I think it is a combination of passion and stupidity. For me, photography is intellectual, artistic, and curiosity fulfilling. I love making photographs.