Award-winning photographer and filmmaker Michael Yamashita, a third-generation Japanese-American, has a passionate focus on Asia and travel. He has specialized in retracing the paths of famous travelers in his work, which has resulted in stories on Marco Polo, the Japanese poet Basho, and the Chinese explorer Zheng He. Mike is a frequent keynote speaker for corporations and foundations around the world. His love for and experience with covering all things travel have created a vast network of contacts around the world and laid the basis for his deep knowledge of the local flavor in even the most remote international locations.
Mike is based in New Jersey, but travels often to far-flung locales to showcase their unique personalities.
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Video: Sony Asia Commercial
Video: Marco Polo Movie TrailerMike traces the route that Marco Polo took about 800 years ago.
Video: Art of the Photographer
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