Jesse’s Visual Interviews: Mankichi Shinshi 

This week’s edition of Jesse’s Visual Interviews brings us the wonderfully enigmatic responses from Japanese street photographer extraordinaire Mankichi Shinshi

Q1: Who are you? 

Q2: What is your favorite way to waste money?

Q3: What do you consider the most overrated virtue? 

Q4: When are you happiest? 

Q5: What did your first kiss feel like? 

Q6: Where is home?

Q7: Which body parts (yours or otherwise) do you feel the most affection for? 

Q8: What is your favorite vice?

Q9: How do you define adulthood? 

Q10: What is your favorite time of day?

Q11: Who is your favorite person?

Q12: What is the most important thing in any relationship?

Thank you for your responses, Mankichi!

Love the desaturated color in combination with the heightened every day surrealistic quality of his work…and more so how it all perfectly translated here through his responses. His travel response to Q2 was rather witty in addition to his introverted response to Q3. Check out his links below:

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