Gomi Akira 五味 彬 (1953.6.5- ) Tokyo.
Graduated Nihon Univ., Dept. of Photography in 1977. Lived in France and studied with Laurence Sackman and Michel Benton. Returned to Japan in 1983.
Established a company in 1993 called Digitalogue which produces multimedia photography works. Became a leading Japanese photographer in digital photography.
Best-selling photo book "Yellows 2.0 Tokyo 1993" is a catalog of 100 Japanese female bodies. Almost an anthropological or medical study of modern-day Japanese women. Similar books on American women and Chinese women were also published.
Official site: http://www.akiragomi.com/
Written by Philbert Ono