Born in 1963. After studying under photographer Takehide Kazami, he became freelance and shot the scenery of countryside and nature all over Japan. He visits Uonuma in Niigata, and Minuma in Saitama prefecture very often. The theme for his photography is "Hotto Fukei (Relaxing view)", in which one can feel the human living in nature. He has published photo book and has also hosted several personal exhibition including "Sato no Fukei" at FUJIFILM SQUARE in 2014. He is a member of JPS and JSPA.