Born in Tokyo. Masaya first took up photography when he entered the College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University. His passion took him into the world of photography. Masaya left university and worked as an assistant for three years before becoming an independent photographer. His clients include Google、HERMES、HUAWEI、patagonia、SHISEIDO and others. In 2014, Masaya moved to Hakone in search of an environment closer to nature. He has since started his own photographic projects alongside client-orientated work. His 4×5 film camera has captured Hakone’s native landscapes and portraits on a daily basis.