“Nude” Photos of Pastel-Colored Urban Tokyo by Rumi Ando – Design You Trust

“Nude” Photos of Pastel-Colored Urban Tokyo by Rumi Ando

Tokyo-based photographer and retoucher Rumi Ando creates unsettling urban landscape photography of Tokyo. Seemingly nostalgic yet out-of-place, Ando has retouched each of her photographs, painstakingly removing all evidence of human life except for the buildings they’ve built. All windows, A/C units, antennas, ducts—”noise” as Ando calls them—have vanished, leaving only the skin of a city: a nude Tokyo.

More: Rumi Ando, Instagram h/t: spoon&tamago











































If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Photographer Captures Eerily Empty Shanghai During Coronavirus Outbreak
Evocative Photos of Life in Texas in the 1970s
These Breathtaking Photos Of Outer Space Are Probably The Best Photos Captured From The ISS
"Colorize To Remember": Samir Belhamra Colorized Historic Images To Bring The Past To Life
Powerful Photos Show Pope Francis Praying Alone In St. Peter's Square
Photographer Took Photos Of Strangers In The 1970s, And When 20 Years Passed, He Set Out To Find Them Again
Incredibly Detailed Beauty And The Beast-Themed Wedding Photo Shoot Brings To Life The Disney Classic
Beautiful Female Portrait Photography By Caio Borém
Miracle Black & White Photos Of A Desolate And Deserted London From 1977
Beautiful And Tasty “Sushi Cakes” Are Now Very Popular In Japan
This Extraordinary Close-Up Photos Turns Mundane Insects Into Terrifying Beasts From Another World
Here Are The Winners Of The 2016 iPhone Photography Awards
Breathtaking WWII Colorized Photos Look Like They Were Taken Yesterday
Atmospheric Photographs of France in the 1940s Through a German Soldier’s Lens
Not in Your Face
Ridiculously Stunning Astrophotography By Leo Resplandor
Delightful And Rare Photographs Of The Year 1890 In Colour
Russian Photographer Captures Stunning Aerial Photos Of The Magic Pink Lagoon In Western Australia
"Skeleton Flowers" Turn Beautifully Transparent in the Rain
Compelling Portraits of People Who Abandoned Civilization for Life in the Wilderness
Fight Like A Gentleman: The Art Of Self Defense, ca. 1940s
The Award-Winning Photos of Mother Nature Reclaiming Her Throne in The Earth Photo Competition 2020
This Photo Was Shot with A Real $2M Lamborghini Taken Apart
A Beautiful Photo Series of Audi F103