Masayuki Shioda was born 1973 in Saitama Prefecture. He began working as a photographer, primarily in the music scene, in the late 1990s. In 2000, his solo exhibition “NPEAKER” was held and in 2002, his first photo book of the same title was published. From April 2009 to March 2010, he also organized a monthly group exhibition titled “35MINUTESMEN” in Araiyakushi, Tokyo. His major publications include LIFE HUNTER (2005) and ANIMAL SPORTS PUZZLE (2008). He has also published a number of books through his own publishing imprint FLASH BOOKS. In 2019, he published “YAKITORI TELLER”, a work documenting Juergen Teller’s stay in Japan, in the inaugural issue of the magazine Moder-n. He is currently based in Tokyo and has had solo exhibition at Taka Ishii Gallery Photography/Film in 2020.