Beauty . Still life
Kenta Umemoto is a photographer based in Paris.
He was first acquainted with photography during a lecture at the University of Meiji. He then started exploring the craft while producing still lifes for a traditional Kimono company and Shiseido cosmetics. Over the years his visual interests expended to beauty, flora and landscapes.
Umemoto is now developing intersections between painting and photogrpahy using both digital and manual processes with unique vivid usage of colors such as Ukiyo-e and classic Japanese comics.