2017 International Photo Contest

Woman in japanese traditional clothing with pinwheels

“Pinwheel Dreams” Winner, and People’s choice Award, of SDSU’s 2017 International Photo contest, Photo By: Colin Banks. Location: Kawagoe, Japan. Narrative: Every summer at the Kawagoe Shrine people gather to celebrate, and write their dreams and wishes on wind chimes. This picture shows a woman wearing her traditional yukata, standing in the middle of her dreams, and the dreams of others, wondering how many will come true.