These photos set off to secret locations all around Japan, hoping to capture the magical insects that light up the night.
Something which makes these images so magical is that they capture sights that the naked eye is actually incapable of seeing. The images are usually composites, indicating that they mix any place from 10 to two hundred from the correct very same body. That’s why it could possibly look like swarms of a huge number of fireflies have invaded the forest, when in reality it’s considerably much less. But that is to not low cost these images, which involve insider understanding, equipment, skill and patience.
Fireflies live for under about ten days and they’re really sensitive. They respond negatively to any variety of sunshine and pollution, creating finding them half the struggle. Below, we present to you some a range of our favorites through the 2016 summertime year.