AKAAKA is japan based publishing company of contemporary photographers as well as forgotten, great artists.

Jin OHASHI is one of the most popular and important photographers in Japan today. This photo book, nominated for the Paris Photo Aperture Foundation Award 2013 is a fundamental work that reflects the life of an individual and not of society as a whole.
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  • Ed(s)/Author(s): Nobuyoshi AARAKIraki
  • Book design: Chikako YAMAMOTO
  • Format: Boxed HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 42 x 297 x 3,5 cm., 400 pp., color ills. bilinguale text: Japanese / English
1.380,00 € *
HC with dust jacket, 27 x 19 x 3 cm., 436 pp., b/w ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
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  • Format: HC with dust jacket, 27 x 19 x 3 cm., 436 pp., b/w ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
198,00 € * Weight 1.4 kg
HC with dust jacket, 29,5 x 23 x 2 cm., 120 pp., color ills., text language: English
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  • Format: HC with dust jacket, 29,5 x 23 x 2 cm., 120 pp., color ills., text language: English
148,00 €
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128,00 € Weight 1.3 kg
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HC, 30 x 26 cm., 132 pp.
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  • Format: HC, 30 x 26 cm., 132 pp.
Many of the photographs in 'Dance' deal with nature and there are different sections dedicated to the same subject, such as fire or flowers. 'Dance' is printed in large format on paper with a slightly rough texture, which goes extremely well with work.
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  • Format: SC, 30 x 29 cm., 192 pp.
128,00 €
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Re-edit, two slipcased pb.s, 23 x 26 cm., 280/152 pp., 228/103 ills., text language: Japanese - JAPANESE TEXT ONLY!
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  • Book design: Kazuya KONDO
  • Format: Re-edit, two slipcased pb.s, 23 x 26 cm., 280/152 pp., 228/103 ills., text language: Japanese - JAPANESE TEXT ONLY!
120,00 € * More information
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 31 x 21,5 x 2 cm., 176 pp., color ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
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  • Book design: Bunpei YORIFUJI
  • Format: HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 31 x 21,5 x 2 cm., 176 pp., color ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
The images in the out-of-print volume 'Good Luck China' show ERIC's interest in the people of China. The 6x7 images were taken throughout China, including places like Tibet and Inner Mongolia, as well as Beijing, which was preparing for the 2006 Olympics.
68,00 € * Weight 1.6 kg
The out-of-print photographic volume 'Cell' by Taiji MATSUE gathers about eighty aerial shots of harmless, unsuspecting people, from which the Japanese photographer chose square sections.
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  • Book design: Shin AKIYAMA + Ayako TSUTSUMI
  • Format: HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 26 x 26 x 1,5 cm., 108 pp., 75 color ills.,
HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 21,5 x 30 x 1,5 cm., 168 pp., color ills., bilingual text: Japanese / English
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  • Book design: Kazuya KONDO
  • Format: HC (no dust jacket, as issued), 21,5 x 30 x 1,5 cm., 168 pp., color ills., bilingual text: Japanese / English
48,00 € * More information
Pb. (no dust jacket, as issued) in plastic folder, 22 x 27 x 1,5 cm., color ils., multilingual: Japanese, English, German and Kurdish
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  • Book design: Hisaki MATSUMOTO
  • Format: Pb. (no dust jacket, as issued) in plastic folder, 22 x 27 x 1,5 cm., color ils., multilingual: Japanese, English, German and Kurdish
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'Skyfish' by Japanese photographer Munemasa TAKAHASHI, born and still working in the metropolis of Tokyo, refers to his urgent desire to encounter nature. This photo book is interesting and understandable for everyone who's taking photographs in nature.
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  • Format: SC, 20,5 x 27 cm., o.pp.
The photo volume 'Sight' by Yoko ASAKAI contains portraits of people from all over the world watching a film at home. The relationship between looking and being looked at is explored. The concentrated-portrait subjects seem to be unaware of the camera.
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  • Book design: Kaoru KASAI
  • Format: Pb. (no dust jacket, as issued), 80 pp.,
24,00 € * More information
HC with dust jacket & obi, 26,5 x 26,5 x 3 cm., 324 pp., b/w ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
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  • Book design: Hitoshi SUZUKI
  • Format: HC with dust jacket & obi, 26,5 x 26,5 x 3 cm., 324 pp., b/w ills., bilingual texts: Japanese / English
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HC (without dust jacket, as issued), linen, 23 x 28,5 cm., 120 pp., 100 color ills., Japanese
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  • Book design: Masakazu ONISHI
  • Format: HC (without dust jacket, as issued), linen, 23 x 28,5 cm., 120 pp., 100 color ills., Japanese
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Special ed. Japanese cloth cover dyed with Koya-maki tree dye, includes a flyleaf made of Koya-washi paper, presented in a hand-crafted wooden box
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  • Book design: Masakazu ONISHI
  • Format: Special ed. Japanese cloth cover dyed with Koya-maki tree dye, includes a flyleaf made of Koya-washi paper, presented in a hand-crafted wooden box
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HC with dust jacket, 41 x 28 x 2 cm., 80 pp., color ills., text language: English
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  • Format: HC with dust jacket, 41 x 28 x 2 cm., 80 pp., color ills., text language: English
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HC (without dust jacket, as issued), 29 x 27 cm., 100 pp., 58 color ills., English
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  • Format: HC (without dust jacket, as issued), 29 x 27 cm., 100 pp., 58 color ills., English
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