In this era, where technology is constantly invading our lives, the people still able to notice the subtle charm that surrounds us is sadly becoming fewer and fewer.

Born and raised in Seoul, the capital of South Korea, Ja Soon Kim is one of them few. She captures -in a magnificent way- the beauty in ordinary things that, for most of us, would otherwise go unnoticed.

“When I am out in nature, sometimes I lose myself. I am no longer identifying myself with who I think I am but just be present to what is around me. This is a beautiful state to be but this experience can’t be planned or wished. It doesn’t happen often but when it does it completely clears my head. This is my medication…”

Photographs by Ja Soon Kim 
Taken with the XF35mm F1.4