Silent Respiration of Forests - Hokkaido Bihorotage, 2011 Platinum Palladium Print on Gampi Paper, Edition 2/9. © Takeshi Shikama.
Takeshi Shikama was born in Tokyo in 1948. For most of his life he pursued a career as a designer. He turned to photography in a serious way about a decade ago. His work has been exhibited internationally since 2004 in Japan, Europe and the United States.