A Gripping Firsthand Account Of The Japan Quake

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When the ground began to shudder uncontrollably in the world’s busiest train station, we ran for our lives. Andrew Pateras on surviving the record-breaking earthquake in Japan. Plus, see shocking photos and videos from the disaster zone.
As a photojournalist who aims to capture the beauty of our planet’s cultures, I left my hotel room on Thursday morning excited to document the manic energy of Tokyo’s sprawling megalopolis. There was no way I could have known that instead, I would end up taking pictures of one of the most frightening days of my life.

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