Japanese “Costume Play” invaded family photo industry

An Japanese photographer, Masashi Asada published this photo book called “Asada-ke” (Asada Family). This photo book only has the family pictures of Asada Family. This sounds boring, but what makes it very interesting is that he does “simulation” family photo. For example, he made his family wore construction workers uniform, and took a picture at the construction site. He even made his own family look like rubbery, and took a picture looked like a family is picking up the lock of a house. This idea came from his assignment at photography school in Osaka in early 2000s. Asada’s mother works as a nurse at the local hospital. When his father […]