I was lucky enough to visit Hiroshima last month. Incredible place. Amazing to think it was 65 years ago, today, that 130k people "met with" the bomb (as most first-hand accounts seem to describe it).

Sarugaku-cho, location of the A-bomb dome


The A-bomb dome


The bomb fell at 0815 local time


That's when the watches stopped


Hiroshima National Peace Memorial Hall for the A-Bomb Victims


Now Hiroshima is a centre of peace, often symbolised by paper cranes and other origami figures. There's a legend (Senbazuru) that anyone who folds a thousand origami cranes will be granted a wish by a crane, such as long life or recovery from illness or injury...


Entire set here