Kodokushi (“Lonely Death”, in Japanese) generally refers to the death of single people living alone in their homes from sudden diseases and from their inability to ask for help.
Familiar and usual place, ordinary scene without specific features, public area with many people gathering and passing by or very private secluded location.
It has passed almost two years since the Fukushima disaster. Cherry blossoms in full bloom on river banks captured but no one to share its beauty with.
This district, famous for its dairy farming, now has high radiation levels; the outside and inside average has been 15-20μSv/h and 3-6μSv/h, respectively.