In his series “Tokyo Compression” Tokyo-based German photographer Michael Wolf invites us to take a look at the torture chambers in which daily commuters in the Japanese capital are being punished on a daily basis.
“These people are squeezed against the back walls as more and more people are shoveled in,” he told CNN. “You’re living life as a sardine — it’s horrific. This is not a dignified way of living. It’s like looking into a ride in hell.”