Sato Shintaro born in 1969 in Tokyo. Graduated from Tokyo College of Photography in 1992 and Waseda University School of Letters Arts and Sciences in 1995. Worked as a staff cameraman for Kyodo News for 7 years. Left Kyodo News in 2001. Present: Freelance photographer. Sato’s most recent work is his Tokyo Twilight Zone series, from which the above photo comes. This work was published as a monograph by Seigensha this past Summer. Two of Sato’s pieces are currently being exhibited at the Crow Collection of Asian Art in Dallas until January 4, 2009.