Sadao Hibi

SADAO HIBI is perhaps the most highly regarded Japanese freelance photographer specializing in traditional Japanese arts, crafts, architecture, and gardens. He has published some thirty Japanese books in these fields over the last two and a half decades. Among his English publications are Infinite Space: The Art and Wisdom of the Japanese Garden; Japanese Detail: Architecture; A Celebration of Japanese Gardens; Japanese Detail: Cuisine; Japanese Detail: Fashion; Japanese Traditional Patterns: Implements and Structures, Geometric Patterns, Stylized Patterns, Court Patterns, Family Crests; Japanese Traditional Patterns: Plants, Animals, Natural Phenomena; and Pastimes: Japanese Tradition in Color and Form. He is a member of the Japan Professional Photographer's Society.