In the Media
I've embedded a few videos here, which DO NOT belong to me but I would like to share.
I encourage you to check out the YouTube channels that produced them!
(And I get a cameo!)
Awesome music video dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the rediscovery of Jomon Sugi. The song was written and produced by Yakushima's talented Yoshiro Iwakiri and video contributed by several local guides. I did the translation that comes up in the subtitles.
Yakushima Heart followed work-away visitor Antoni on her journey to Wilson's Stump (and Jomon Sugi), and I was asked to guide.
Yakushima Heart video in which brain researcher and science communicator Ken Mogi explores the inspirations foreigners have found in Yakushima.
This isn't about Yakushima, but I thought all the nerds out there might enjoy:
This one is not about Yakushima, either, but you'll never think of forests the same: