Born in Hamamatsu City in 1971. Graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology, Department of Photography. In addition to his activities as a photographer, he is expanding his range of activities such as film production, picture book publishing, and bookstore management.
From 2004 to 2008 , he published a documentary-style magazine " youngtree press " with photos and writings of ordinary people. In 2021 , it was republished as " youngtree diary " for the first time in 13 years.