Current location Tokyo, Japan
Tadatomo Takagi was born in Tokyo, Japan
When Tadatomo got to know the genocide occurred in Rwanda, Tadatomo was decided that will become a photojournalist to tell the present condition of having occurred in the our Earth with human condition and their dignity.
Having trained as a photojournalist in Nippon Photography Institutes( N.P.I ), after the graduated of the N.P.I, Tadatomo was started his independent photographer's career. Especially, passionate in for human dignity who lives in severe situation the problem based on the present today, drought problem, natural disaster, pollution of the growth under the modern society, people alienated socially. It is continuing transmitting to people at to a magazine and photo exhibitions, lectures for citizen and university and photographic institutes, and young photojournalist,, etc.
Awards, Grants, Fellowships, Collections
World Press Photo, International Photography Awards, Ueno Hikoma Award Grand Prix, Japan Prize by IFJ Japan Division and etc. Tadatomo's works collected as the common inheritance to human being in Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts and World Press Photo digital archives, Museum of Kyushu Sangyo University.
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