京都・中尾写真場 代表 / 写真家 中尾好宏 a portrait of Yoshihiro Nakao owner/photographer, Photography Nakao Kyoto






Consulting Photographer – A Photographer’s Guidance

The precious memories and experiences that are essential for a fulfilling life are often captured in numerous photographs and videos. However, many of these treasured moments lie dormant in drawers or albums at home, or are stored away in boxes, making it difficult to access videos for which suitable playback devices are no longer readily available. Additionally, there are albums and photographs passed down through generations, making it challenging to decide on their disposal.

Photography Nakao Kyoto, a time-honored establishment celebrating its 103rd anniversary, has thrived in the rapidly evolving world of imaging, from the days of glass dry plates to the present digital era. Thus, we firmly believe that the expertise we have accumulated will be of great help to you.

Beyond just photographs, we also cater to videos and motion pictures. Recognizing not only the ownership but also empathizing with the emotions of those captured in the images, we never overlook the value of these preserved memories. Even if they might not find their place in textbooks, they are nonetheless imbued with a significant historical essence.

As a consulting photographer, Photography Nakao Kyoto is here to assist you with any and all aspects of photography and videography. We will continue on this journey, contributing to the communication of your cherished memories.

1962年 5月 京都市左京区生まれ
born and brought up mostly in Kyoto City
1975年 3月 京都市立第四錦林小学校 卒業
graduate from Dai-Yon-Kinrin Elementary School
1978年 3月 京都市立近衛中学校 卒業
end up the life at Konoe JH School
4月 同志社高等学校へ進学
start of high school life at Doshisha HS, freed from cramming studies for admission exams, now spending most of time every day in favorite sport club, BASEBALL ! 
1981年 4月 同志社大学文学部英文学科へ進学

start of college days in dept of English Literature at Doshisha University, majoring in “American People and History”.
1985年 3月 同志社大学文学部英文学科 卒業
finish up the life at Doshisha University
5月 23歳の誕生日に、単身渡米
left for the USA on 23rd birthday, starting a brand-new life in California. Dream has come true!
7月 California州 Santa Barbara にある Brooks Institute of Photography へ入学
1987年 2月 PPA(全米プロ写真家協会)主催の West Coat School of Photography にて TA(Teaching Assistant)として参画
アウトドアポートレイトの大家・Mr. Leon Kennemar に師事
enrolled as a teaching assistant for well-konwn outdoor portrait photographer, Leon Kennemar, at West Coast School of Photography, held by PPA ( Professional Photographers of America Inc. )
Brooks Institute では Portrait Department の TA(教授助手)として、Mr. James Harmon に仕える
working on campus as a teaching assistant, serving Mr. James Harmon of Portrait Dept.
    FujiFilm USA Inc. による、New Fujichrome の実写テストに学生チームの一員として参画
participation in the testing team for brand new Fuji Chrome film, directed by Fuji Film USA Inc.
1988年 6月 米国 Brooks Institute of Photography 卒業
Portrait 学部より Departmental Award 受賞
1989年〜 日本写真映像専門学校等で非常勤講師を務める
社団法人 日本写真文化協会主催の海外研修ツアーで通訳を務める
現在 厚生労働大臣認定 1級写真技能士
一般社団法人 日本写真文化協会 会 員
京都商工会議所  会 員
公益社団法人 京都青年会議所  特別会員
協同組合 日本写真館協会 会員