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April 21, 2019

Inside the Box

Night falls at Japanese style public housing in one of Tokyo's outer suburbs. "Known collectively as 'Danchi,' these old apartments typically follow a particular monotonous design and aesthetic," says Your Shot photographer Peter Stewart.` This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Peter Stewart, National Geographic Your Shot

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