Beautiful forest landscapes by Raphael Olivier (previously featured with “Vintage Socialist Architecture of North Korea” series), talented French photographer, retoucher and traveler from Paris who currently based between Hong Kong and Singapore. Raphael focuses on architectural studies and urban documentary. He shoots stunning street, travel and abandoned landscapes.

Yakushima Island, Japan, is home to some of the oldest patches of forest in the world and listed as a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site. Made famous through the animation film of Hayao Miyazaki: Princess Mononoke, the visual reality of Yakushima seems almost as unreal as the movie.

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