Taro Irei is a Japanese national born and raised in Lima, Peru, and now based out of Tokyo, Japan. With a rich linguistic background, Taro is able to speak and do business in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese and German. Taro has a natural ability to operate both in a corporate/agency environment or directly with a client, and his attention to detail provides a truly professional experience.
Shooting both stills and movies, his professional assignments span editorial, fashion, food, and sports, as well as corporate and social events. He is adept shooting both in the studio and on location.
Taro's focus lies in shooting people and his photographs and movies reflect a sublime balance between technical expertise and the ability to empathize with his subjects, thus providing a deeper connection between the viewer and the image.
With a background in TV production and Event planning and coordination, as well as Marketing, Taro has a deeper understanding of the requirements and needs for each assignment, well beyond photography.
Taro has shot for Global Advertising and PR firms, TV and news organizations. His direct clients include world recognizable Retail Brands, Financial Institutions, Non-profit organizations, and Sporting events. Taro's work has been published in magazines, websites, and across corporate and advertising media.