Born in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, 1946. Graduated from the Department of Photography, Nihon University College of Art, 1969. Finished program at Nihon University Art Institute, 1971. On Government Overseas Training Program for Artists One Year Internship, studied in France and Germany, 1976.
He has been showing “Legacy of Time Passed” which is his lifetime’s work to shoot the relation with city and nature of Europe at France, Italy, Spain and others since 1970’s. also in Asia, he documented the changing of life and city of the people with feeling of intimacy.
He was a Professor, Head of Department of Photography, Nihon University until 2016.