Japan’s First Woman Photo-Journalist, Still Shooting At The Age Of 101, Reveals Her Secret | Bored Panda


“You need to push yourself and stay aware, so you can move forward”

Tsuneko Sasamoto is one of Japan’s first woman photo-journalist. Born on September 1st, 1914, she is also one of the country’s oldest photographers, and despite breaking her hand and both legs last year, is still taking photos. Sasamoto is now undergoing rehab while photographing flowers for a project titled “Hana Akari,” or “Flower Glow,” a tribute to friends who have passed away.

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