あたなのストーリーを写真表現に
Tell me your story and let’s make the image

  
  
  



アイオワ州Fort Dodge高校卒業、関西大学商学部卒業、ベネズエラのCatólica Andrés Bello
大学経済学部留学。ベネズエラで暗室技術、スタジオライティング、グラフィックデザインを学ぶ。
2001年にフォトスタジオ SODA PLAZAを設立。現在は後楽園のスタジオを拠点にポートレートに特化した写真撮影と映像制作を行っている。


I have learned the importance of the “ character of the people” in Osaka, Fort Dodge Iowa, Caracas, Buenos Aires and now I make their image in Tokyo to take photography and movie.

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Was born in 1961 in Osaka, Japan.

Graduated in Fort Dodge Senior High School in Iowa, USA in 1980.
Majored in Marketing and Industrial Engineering at Kansai University in Osaka, Japan and graduated in 1985. Studied the science of statistics in Andres Bello Catholic University in Caracas, Venezuela in 1986-87. And also studied photography and graphic design there in 1986 – 1988.

After that mostly lived in Tokyo, Japan besides Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1995 – 98.

Started Photo Agency and Studio named SODA PLAZA Co., Ltd. in 2001 in Tokyo, Japan.

Won the Brooks Award Gold prize in 2005 and 2006.

Was held the exhibition “ BsAs –La ciudad del corazón” at Roppongi Hills (2006)
“ Buenos Aires -La ciudad de Borges - ” at Waseda University (2007)
“Los perros y Buenos Aires” at Haneda Air Port ANA lounge (2007) etc.

Recently produce video and photography in the studio Korakuen, Tokyo. Also has held seminars and workshops about photography and its lighting.