Published on 9th January 2015

Otsuchi Future Memories

  • Four members of the same family poses in the ruins of their house that was destroyed a year before, by the 2011 tsunami, Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

  • Let Image: The surfers Hiroshi Sugimoto, Eriko Sugimoto, Kei Sugimoto, Yuya Miura & Satoshi Tuchizawa at the Kiri Kiri Beach, standing up over a tsunami protection structure that was swept away by the 2011 tsunami
    Right Image: Recovered Photograph shows aerial view of Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture

  • Haruko Okano, a former worker of the Otsuchi Town Library, sat in the place where the library was before it was destroyed by the 2011 tsunami, Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

  • A family album that was swept away by the 2011 tsunami, Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

  • Let Image: A one hundred-year-old bonsai tree from Otsuchi Town
    Right Image: Recovered Photograph shows an old woman holding a baby

  • Two dancers of the Usuzawa Shishi Odori, Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

  • Yuki Kawabata & Yosuke Yamazaki next to a Railway bridge destroyed by the Tsunami, Otsuchi Town

  • Let Image: Water breakers at the Kiri Kiri Beach
    Right Image: Recovered Photograph shows students during graduation ceremony

  • Monk Yoshihiro Ogayu standing in the place where the Kogan-ji temple was before its destruction by the 2011 tsunami

  • Let Image: Recovered Photograph shows the portrait of a young girl
    Right Image: A neighborhood of Otsuchi Town that was not affected by the Tsunami

  • Route signals marking the last tsunami inundation area

  • Let Image: Recovered Photograph shows people in roller coaster
    Right Image: A street light that was destroyed by the 2011 tsunami

  • Let Image: Recovered Photograph shows firefighters during training day
    Right Image: The Second Squad of Firefighters at the ruins of Otsuchi Fire Station

  • A photograph that was swept away by the 2011 tsunami shows a woman dressing a kimono along a young girl

  • The remains of a bathroom that was destroyed by the 2011 tsunami, next to the new Otsuchi City Hall, Otsuchi Town, Iwate Prefecture, Japan

Otsuchi Future Memories


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