Yasumasa Yonehara, certainly a name which we’re very familiar with here, recently sat down with the people over at MEKAS in his Tokyo office to discuss his background, recent work, photographic aesthetic, direct influence on American Apparel advertisements, and thoughts on the state of the Japanese girls culture he has faithfully documented and embraced over the last 15 years. A great in-depth interview that makes for a well worth reading. Read the interview here.