Thursday, August 15, 2013

Tsukiji (築地市場, Tsukiji Shijō)

A series of images from photographer, Emily Kloppenburg, documenting the Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market (東京都中央卸売市場 Tōkyō-to Chūō Oroshiuri Shijō), commonly known as the Tsukiji Market (築地市場 Tsukiji shijō), in June of this year. Located in Tokyo's central district, this wholesale fish market of nearly 1,000 licensed vendors handles close to 2,000 tons of the world's most exceptional seafood each day.

Emily Kloppenburg lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

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