Photographer Michael Magers visited Japan for the first time back in 2012. “For most of it, I fumbled around like everyone else,” he remembers. “Especially in the days before I was able to really use Google Maps.” It wasn’t until he connected with Shinji
Since first visiting as a tourist, photographer Michael Magers has been enchanted by Japan. His new book collates work from the past eight years – in which he‘s captured a country bursting with ‘endless possibility’.
I don’t know if I need to say much more than that for people to already start construct a pre-conceived idea of what it is. I got a rare opportunity to go inside Scientology for The New York Times a few months back with reporter Laurie Goodstein for her story that ran last week. To be honest, I was just as curious as anyone of you out there. I jumped at the chance for the special “access.”