Photo: Aratani Ryoichi (Tokyo City View Official Photographer)
Born 1960 in Tokyo.
After graduating from Tama Art Gakuen Photography Department, Aratani studied under photographer Tanuma Takeo. Became independent in 1991 after working at a production studio in advertising. Fascinated by the Roppongi Hills Observation Deck, he held a photo exhibition only of scenavies from Tokyo City View in 2015. Been to Tokyo City View over 400 times he continues shooting to this day.
Member of Japan Professional Photographers Society
Aratani Ryoichi Official website