Dan Ryan is a photojournalist, writer, and poet. He was an editor for the Japan disaster-relief book project 2:46: Aftershocks. His photo essays, stories, reviews, and poetry have been published by Scholars & Rogues, Jack Move Magazine, tsuki Magazine, Kizuna: Fiction for Japan, Giant Robot, Japan Subculture Research Center (here and here), and Zero Hedge. You can see more of his Japan-related work at Dan Ryan’s SmallStories. Ryan’s Pictopticon features work closer to where he lives in Brisbane, California.