Craig Mod is writing.

His book “Koya Bound” was released Oct 2016.

His collected essays came out in Japanese and Korean in 2015.

Another book is in the works. (2017?)

Subscribe to his mailing list:


Koya Bound — Now Shipping

Eight days on the Kumano Kodo with Dan Rubin. Limited edition (1,000 copies, all signed) photo book of the walk. Introductory essay by Craig Mod.

Companion website at:


Buy it securely right here, via GumRoad:


Popular essays


Cameras, Goodbye

Photography in the age of the iPhone


Wind Up Kidd Chronicle

To Murakami and Kidd and Ware


Far Beyond Snowfall

Op-Docs and video and the future of the Times


The First Façon

Façon blend, cloth drip


Paris and the Data Mind

The quantified self reporting from Paris


Join my mailing list

Once in a blue moon I send out a tiny missive.
Something on books, photography, travel, and writing.
In the spirit of Roden.