About

I am a Freelance Commercial Photographer specializing in Travel, Lifestyle and Event Photography. Originally from England, I currently live and work in Tokyo.

I started my photographic career in the music industry, in London in the mid 2000’s working with a variety of artists and music publications. In 2007 I relocated to the rural setting of Nagano, in Japan to learn about Japanese language and culture. Two years later I relocated once again, to Tokyo, where I am now settled and working as a full-time freelance photographer. I work with a variety of clients in Japan and abroad, my main areas of focus are assignments related to the Japanese Travel Industry, Portraiture and Events.

Aside from this I also organize bespoke one-on-one and group Photowalks around the lesser known parts of Tokyo, focusing on the traditional and historic parts that the city has to offer. These provide keen photographers from out of town with a unique opportunity to discover and photograph parts of Tokyo that often get overlooked. I offer these Experiences through AirBnB and also privately through this site.

In my spare time I like hiking, mountain sports and exploring forgotten places.

Curious to see more? Check out my Commercial Work here, my Personal Work here and my Abandoned (urbex/haikyo) works here. You can also follow me on Instagram, Tumblr and over at Canvas.

And if you are interested in working together on any kind of creative project, or would just like to say hello feel free to contact me here in either English or Japanese. Thanks for stopping by today!

ベンジャミン・ビーチです。イギリス出身で現在東京を拠点に活動しているカメラマンです。日本のインバウンドのツーリズム関連の撮影や人物写真、イベント撮影などを行なっています。ご依頼やご質問がある方はメールでよろしくお願いします。(日本語可)

 

Nice things clients have said:

Working with Ben on our international conferences has always been extremely easy, efficient and seamless. He is fast, reliable and great in creating action photography from our events with a fast turn-around time, as well as also producing professional profile and detailed shots. Our company has been working with him for several years now on almost all continents and I would recommend his work without any hesitation.
Lydia Matthäus – Global Events Manager at Shecco 

We have collaborated with Ben on several shoots for Eurobiz Japan Magazine, and he has always been a pleasure to work with. He’s an extremely skillful photographer with a great passion for his craft, and we look forward to continue working with him in upcoming shoots.
Cliff Cardona – Art Director at Paradigm Publishing

ベンとは3年ほど前から、雑誌『アクセレレート』で一緒にお仕事をさせていただいております。インタビュー時やイベント会場での撮影、プロフィール画像など、様々な場面において異なる種類の写真を撮っていただいております。彼の素晴らしいところは、それぞれの場面に応じて異なるストーリー性を持った写真を撮るところです。作業も早く、責任感があり、仕事に対しても一切妥協がなく、かつ強い探究心を持っているため、こちらが求めていた質以上のものを撮って成果を出してくれます。彼のおかげで雑誌の質も上げることができ、本当に感謝しています。
Rena Okabe – Editor at Accelerate Japan


Benjamin Beech – Freelance Photographer based in Tokyo. Travel, Lifestyle, Portrait and Event Photography. All images on this site are protected by copyright © 2012-2018 Benjamin Beech (Also known as Ben Beech/Ben Beechey/Benjamin Beechey) and associated parties, unless otherwise stated.
 Photo credit on this page (above image): Alfie Goodrich of Japanorama.
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