Provides a super-close-up view of one of the world culture's most famous flowers. A carefully assembled collection of photographs of the lotus capture the legendary flower throughout its life, as it were: from seed to brilliant flower, and finally, into dust.
Alan Baillie's work has appeared in the Shambhala Sun, Tricycle magazine, and on the cover of The Beginner's Guide to Zen Buddhism. His prints have been exhibited in galleries and museums across the United States. Kaz Tanahashi a well-known author and translator of Eihei Dogen and a fine artist in high demand. He lives in Berkeley, California.