Tag: Tsuneko Sasamoto

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Japan’s first female photo journalist is still taking pictures at the age of 101

Tsuneko Sasamoto is a very special person. At twenty-five she was the first Japanese woman who made a career as a photographer. For many years she kept working as a photo journalist and documenting Japan before and after the war. This September she turned 101 years old, which, however, doesn’t prevent her from taking pictures ...