Today in Photography: The aftermath of the bombing of Nagasaki

On August 10, 1945, a day after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, Yosuke Yamahata, a military photographer, began to shoot the citys ruins. Yamahata took about 100 photos as he explored the devastated city for 12 hours. For a slideshow of some of his photos, check out Nagasaki Journey at Exploratorium.edu.

On August 10, 1945, a day after the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, Yosuke Yamahata, a military photographer, began to shoot the city's ruins.

Yamahata took about 100 photos as he explored the devastated city for 12 hours. For a slideshow of some of his photos, check out Nagasaki Journey at Exploratorium.edu.

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