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Photo by @johnny777
a larger-than-life gnome figure, with his hat stretching to the sky like a flower, watches over an office complex’s garden in tokyo, where photographer ryoji iwata (@johnny777 ) waited patiently to capture the perfect photo. “this gnome made the normal street scene feel surreal,” he says. #theweekoninstagram