An Okinawan farmer on Ie Island in Okinawa, Japan. Farmers on Ie Island produce sugarcane, peanuts, and “Ie Beef”. Visible in the distance is Mount Gusuku which is the symbol of Ie Island and was once used as a marker for ships sailing near the island.
Former U.S. Marine and Art Director and contributing photographer to both Okinawa Living Magazine and Okinawa Outdoors Magazine as well as a contributor to Okinawa Guide and the Best of Okinawa Living book published by MCCS Okinawa. I lived 15-years in Okinawa Japan, 2-years in China and am currently a resident of Denver, Colorado.