Drainspotting

9 years ago by in Travel

Reviewed as one of the best designed apps : http://app.itize.us/wp/
And the book is now also Featured in the TATE Modern London.
Japanese manhole covers come in many shapes,
colors and sizes, and in Japan, scanning the streets
for a colorful and delightful array of manhole
covers has become a pastime, for both the Japanese
and foreigners looking to experience a distinctly
Japanese visual phenomenon: drainspotting.
I became fascinated by these covers while i was
photographing my first book "Graffiti Japan" .
www.graffitijapan.com
There are over 6000 designs throughout Japan and even
manhole museums spread throughout the country.
The Drainspotting book by Remo Camerota published by
by Mark Batty Publisher is due for release worldwide in May.
You can now download The Drainspotting Supplement electronic version from ITUNES as a Bonus to the book

http://itunes.apple.com/au/app/drainspotting/id364587681?mt=8

http://itunes.apple.com/au/app/drainspotting-japanese-manhole/id372913024?mt=8

And you can stay in touch with the Drainspotting blog here –
http://drainspottingbook.blogspot.com/