Emi Uchida, originally a native of Tokyo, Japan, has lived and worked in Vancouver, Canada for the past 15 years. Drawing from her vibrant international experience, Emi has dedicated her life to photography with a focus on culinary and lifestyle subjects. Her photos possess a simple, palpable, and organic quality, and can be viewed online at her culinary blog, www.goboroot.com. Emi’s food blog is an expression of her combined passion for photography, gardening and cooking with fresh and seasonal ingredients. Her minimalistic touch allows each subject to shine through and tell its authentic story, free from unnecessary extra layers that serve only to obscure the purity of the original scene. Aside from food and natural scenes, some of Emi’s favourite subjects include: portrait, still life and lifestyle always with an eye to capturing the key details.