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Here Comes the Sun
Photograph by Karen Kasmauski

Climbing Mount Fuji is a religious pilgrimage for some people, a test of strength and endurance for others. Regardless of the reason, scaling this peak in order to stand on its summit at sunrise is a must for most Japanese. “You want to understand the perseverance and teamwork of the Japanese?” asks photographer Karen Kasmauski. “Climb Mount Fuji in high season.”

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Nikon F100
Film Type: Provia 100F
Lens: 24mm f/2.8
Speed and F-Stop: 1/30 @ f/2.8
Weather Conditions: Clear
Time of Day: Dawn
Lighting Techniques: N/A

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