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Manabu Sekine


Born in Mito City , Ibaraki Prefecture , JAPAN in 1965

1995 Started shooting nature and wild birds and beasts around Ibaraki prefecture.

Contaminated by the 2011 June radioactive substance the feedback difficult area of Fukushima Prefecture Iitate Nagadoro district of organisms, to start the shadow activity shooting of nature of the transition, human society and the nature of the relationship




2003 42nd Fujifilm Photo Contest Grand Prix Winner

2005 2nd Yukio Tabuchi Award Runner up

2010 3rd Yukio Tabuchi Award Runner up

2017 National Geographic JA Photo Award for Excellence


[Solo exhibition]

2011 "Bird of prey living in the falcon" Shinjuku Pentax Forum, Hokkaido  Higashikawa Culture Gallery, Kochi Prefecture history Ethnographic Museum

2012 "Peregrine Falcon" Yukio Tabuchi Museum, Azumino City

2013 "Peregrine Falcon", "Fallout Living in Contaminated Land " Ibaraki Botanical Garden, etc.



Iitate village of photographs activity is serialized in 2012, Asahi Shimbun morning edition "Prometheus -Kingfisher Diary",etc



2013-2020 Serialized in Asahi Camera magazine "Fallout -Living in a Contaminated Land".



2016 "Return not home Nagadoro feedback difficult area, Fukushima Prefecture Soma-gun Iitate length memory of mud village" Fuyou Shobo Publishing (editor, photographer)

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