Marc Peter Keane, a licensed landscape architect and garden
designer, came to Japan in 1985, and since then has been creating
and building gardens for companies, temples, and private
individuals. He teaches a design workshop as an adjunct professor
at the Kyoto University of Art and Design, and is a staff member of
the Research Center for Japanese Garden Art there. He has traveled
and lectured widely on traditional and classical approaches to
Japanese garden design and landscaping. He lives in Ithaca, NY.
Haruzo Ohashi, born in 1927, is a freelance photographer based in Tokyo and is considered one of Japan's leading garden photographers. Among his many publications are Famous Gardens in Japan, Gardens of Japanese History, Vol. 35, and Japanese Garden, Traditional Forms and Drawings, Vol. 5. He is a member of the Japan Professional Photographers Society.