Filip Eremita is a self taught nature photographer and mushrooms and weather enthusiast based in Slovenia, who shoots a lot of nature, animals and landscape photography.
Verity Milligan is a freelance professional photographer and educator working out of the city of Birmingham, UK. These images she taken over one weekend in early November, mostly around Derwentwater. Verity shoots a lot of nature, landscape and travel photography.
Joni Niemelä is a talented self taught photographer based in Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Joni shoots a lot of nature, fine art and landscape photography. His work is known for a bold use of distinct colors and tones. Niemelä has been capturing the world around him for over a decade, and his photographs have been published in a large variety of media globally.
|Photo credits: Danilo Dungo|
The cherry blossom sweeps along the length of the country each year, beginning with Okinawa in the far south in February and working its way along Japan to northern Hokkaido in May. Tokyo usually sees its first blossoms in the dying days of March, with full bloom falling around April 5. Kyoto follows a day or two later, while the mountainous areas around Takayama and Matsumoto bloom about two weeks later - beginning in mid-April. (Here is a calendar for the expected bloom dates.)