In "Silent Vigil," a lone ninja takes respite amidst the timeless charm of a traditional Japanese town. Clad in shadowy attire, he embodies the epitome of stealth and discipline. Behind him, a classic Japanese building stands with all its historical significance, while the ninja remains an enigmatic guardian of the past, ever watchful and ready. This black and white image captures a moment of profound stillness in a world of ancient mystery. Photo © copyright by Rich Voninski.