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EWAAC (East West Art Award Competition) 2017

Kaoru Shibahara (Professoional photographer especially for still objects)

Photographer KAO’RU shibahara was born in Nagoya JAPAN, his photographer’s carrier has started form NYC, U.S. A 1990~1999.After, he moved to Japan, working Freelance photographer in Tokyo.

He has working commercial photographer especially jewelry, food, cosmetic, and magazine. His working base in Tokyo, but, he has many clients such as Asia, America and Europe.

He is not only shooting Commercial Photography, but also as an Art Photography taking still life photo to the motif of the beauty of the flower and the beauty of the artificial exhibit for private exhibition at Art Gallery Ginza, Gallery Q, Ginza Retro Gallery Musee and Group exhibition at The National Art Center Tokyo, Osaki O Museum, etc.

He has received some prestigious prizes and nominee such as International Color Award, Moscow International Foto Awards, PRIX DE LA PHOTOGRAPHIE PARIS 2015, and KAMEYAMA TRIENALE 2017 and more.

*Instructor of VANTAN Design Institute Photography Course Studio Lighting.
*Member of Japan Professional Photographers Society(JPS)
*Member of Japan Advertising Photographers Association(APA)

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