Tadao Tominari

Tadao Tominari 富成忠夫

Tadao Tominari  (1919–1992)  was a noted photographer of plants who mentored numerous younger nature photographers. He contributed extensively to the Nogusa handobukku (Wildflower Handbook) series. In 1990, his photo picture book Fuyume gasshodan (Chorus of Winter Buds) was awarded the Japan Picture Book Awards Grand Prize. He also produced the large format photo collection Mori no naka no tenrankai (The Exhibition in the Forest).