"Le seul veritable voyage n'est pas d'aller vers d'autres pays mais d'avoir d'autres yeux."
"The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes." ---Marcel Proust (1871-1922)
Wondering what a voyage mean to a human being. There are thousands of quotes about voyages by pioneers. Many of them found a voyage similar to a life. Voyage deeply relates to words like discovery, expedition and future. One Minute Journey is a website which offers you to view beautiful pictures and movies from all around the world shot and edited by a traveling filmmaker, Ryosei Suzuki. Along his round-the-world trip, he has taken by himself an enormous amount of photographs and video footages which expose the real view of the world. The one minute you see on the website, is carefully selected and edited from the archive. Just in one minute, they will take you to a journey. Just in one minute, you will find yourself a new person.
Ryosei Suzuki - Traveller, Film Maker, Photographer
Born in 1979 in Nagoya. An actor-turn-director. After working at a film production company, he moved to Canada and started directing music videos and movies, while dealing with technicals at the same time. In 2008, he moved back to Japan and started working at DRAWING AND MANUAL. With a wide variety of film production experience on both directing and technical sides, he has been involved in directing , shooting and editing a large number of production. Since 2012, he started his long time dream of round-the-world trip with his wife. And in 2014, his first video DVD/Blu-Ray album “World Time-Lapse”(KADOKAWA/DRAWING AND MANUAL) was released. Many of his visual works are presented at the world video collection site, “1 Minute Journey”. Also his website, “Tabisuru-Suzuki” was selected as one of the official recommended works in the entertainment category of Japan Media Arts Festival 2014. He continues on his round-the-world trip as a traveling filmmaker while writing columns on the Mercedes-Benz website “mb!” and the magazine “MacFan”.
Nabowa are a four piece instrumental band based in Kyoto, Japan. So far four albums and a few mini-albums, singles and analog records have released from AWDR/LR2 、SPACE SHOWER MUSIC、bud music, inc.. In 2010, they released their second album "Nabowa" in May and performed at "FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL '10". And in 2011, a non-instrumental album "DUO" featuring several vocal artists was released and they made their second year straight appearance at "FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL '11". In 2012, they released their third album “Sen” in September and performed at "Asagiri-Jam 2012". In 2013, their first live album "20120707" was released. 2014 was Nabowa's 10th anniversary year. They have released fourth album "4" and the anniversary album "Nabowa Meets Carlos Nino & Friends" and performed in big festivals like "FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL '14". Their first national tour and other collaboration projects have made a big success.