Born in Tokyo. Graduated from Tokyo University of Arts (Aesthetics and Art History). Engaged in ad. planning/creation at the ad. section of a Japanese automobile company. Besides working, started snap-shooting scenes in travels and in daily life, and participated to Photography Workshop "CORPUS" by Eiko Hosoe, Daido Moriyama and others. And then, attracted to the art of photographing. After leaving the company, studied at Tokyo Polytechnic University of Art Department of Photography. Freelance since 2001. Recently, interested in relationship and disconnection between people and nature. Participated in the 2016 Photobook as Object workshop by Yumi Goto and Jan Rosseel in collaboration with Reminders Photography Stronghold and created the artist book "Hodophylax".