1979 – Born in Niigata Prefecture.
Graduated from Nihon University College of Art, Department of Photography in 2002.
In 2011, he received the Chelsea International Fine Art Competition 2011, and the 34th Canon Photography New Century Award.
In 2012, he won the 35th Canon New Century Excellence Award.
In 2012, he held a solo exhibition “Quietude” (SLANT gallery).
Published the first photo book “BIRDS” (Amana) in the fall of 2015.
In 2016, he held a solo exhibition “Formless” (KANA KAWANISHI Gallery).