Apart and or Together Edexcel GCSE 2014 Michael Wolf Tokyo Compression - Together
The torture of Tokyo rush hour, up close and impersonal
Photographer Michael Wolf spent 30 days in a Tokyo metro station, capturing the traumatized faces of commuters on their way to work. Their woeful expressions have been immortalized in Wolf's photographic series, "Tokyo Compression".
"Tokyo Compression" is an ongoing photo series by Hong Kong-based Michael Wolf that shows commuters pressed uncomfortably against or standing behind the sw
Tokyo Compression, Photos of Commuters in Overcrowded Tokyo Trains. photos by Michael Wolf
Tokyo Compression, Photos of Commuters in Overcrowded Tokyo Trains
About the project: "The third edition of the classic picture book. With “ Tokyo Compression” Michael Wolf has hit a nerve.
This photo was taken in 2012 by Michael Wolf and is from his book Tokyo Compression volume 3 published by Pepperoni and Asia One Books. It shows the pain of being squashed into a Tokyo subway system which has not enough room for the passengers it carries
This is the third and most recent publication of Michael Wolf's acclaimed work 'Tokyo Compression'. His portraits are of commuters travelling on the Tokyo subway, crammed behind glass and steel whilst pressed uncomfortably against fellow travellers.