Born in 1975 Yokohama-City, Japan. After graduation from Nippon Photography Institute, he worked as an assistant to Scenery Photographer - Toshinobu Takeuchi for 3 years.At the age of 23, he became a freelance photographer and has been taking wide variety of photography from nature to personal documentary. In 2005, he was awarded the First Yonosuke Natori Award for his artwork named "Rojo Shonen (Road Teenage Boy)". He has also held many solo exhibitions over the years. Member of Japan Professional Photographers Society.