MEMBER

TADAMASA IGUCHI
CEO / CREATIVE DIRECTOR / PHOTOGRAPHER

Born in 1984 in Tokyo.
Learned design by himself while working as a manager at club in Shibuya.
After working as an assistant designer in a design agency, moved to U.S.A. in 2007.
Worked as a web intern in a San Francisco based company, btrax Inc.
In 2009, moved back to Japan.
After working as a freelance, started to work as a web director and photographer for web magazine Qetic.
In 2012, founded In FOCUS Inc.
Good at going across digital contents involving with web, photography, graphic, and movie.
The leading past work is creative direction of websites including GINZA SIX, VICE PLUS, shu murakami.

TATSUYA MIZUGUCHI
EXECUTIVE OFFICER / CHIEF WEB DIRECTOR

Borin in 1987 in Shizuoka.
Majored in graphic design in college.
After graduation, entered a web production company and worked as a web designer and FLASH creator for 5 years.
Not only as a web director, but also works as VJ in art events and club events as a member of an artist collective “CURICOPO”.
In 2012, entered IN FOCUS Inc. as a web director.

SHINYA NAKAYAMA
EXECUTIVE OFFICER / ART DIRECTOR

Born in 1982 in Shizuoka.
Majored in Art in high school and college in California.
In college, got interested in graphic design and took a temporary leave from school to move back to Japan, and eventually entered a design company.
Afterward, moved from company to company and experienced a broad range of art direction and designs for various industries such as corporate advertising and branding, fashion, and music.
In 2014, joined IN FOCUS Inc.

ATSUSHI KANEISHI
WEB DIRECTOR

Learned design and English in New York and became a freelance.
Started to ride on a skateboard at 30 years old and used it for transportation.
Since ollie is too difficult, needs to step off the board at uneven spots.
Got offered to design collabo T-shirts by chance and the sales were huge enough to pay the bills.
Moved back to Japan after 10-year American life.
Met with CEO Iguchi at a friend’s party, not knowing who he was at the time.
Looked back his business card 2 months later and finally got to know about IN FOCUS Inc.
Entered IN FOCUS Inc. since the company seemed to be the one that could make his wish come true.
The wish was “to do only interesting things and nothing else”.

YUJIN HOSOYA
WEB DIRECTOR

Born in 1988 in Yokohama.
Majored in architecture in university.
After graduation, started to work for the construction industry but left the job to work in design・creative fields.
Afterward, worked as a web designer in a production.
In 2016 entered IN FOCUS Inc. to get involved in more creative things.

TSUYOSHI ARAKI
DIRECTOR

Born in 1975 in Aichi.
After graduation from university, started to work in an apparel company and did design of web and graphic as well as production of movies.
Also hosted a organization called METROPOL which stages visual effects and released mixed media works.
The past works of music video is Aimer 「RE:I AM EP」(DefSTAR RECORDS, 2013).
In Sonar Sound Tokyo 2011, released a video installation work “Pineal Gland”.
In 2014, hosted a solo exhibition “-dot to line-”.
Used to teach in schools including Kyoto University of Art & Design, Chukyo University, Kanto Gakuin University, and Tokyo Mode Gakuen.

HIROYUKI GOTO
WEB DESIGNER

After graduation from university, went through 2 productions and entered IN FOCUS Inc.
Spent the time for data collection and analysis while in school.
Besides, made a research into “visualization of radiation quantity” and “copper engraving without using hands”.
Recently having interest in making a sacred Shinto rope.
In charge of WEB design at IN FOCUS Inc.

MIHO NAGATSUKA
WEB DESIGNER

Grew up in Chiba.
Having thinking about working for design related job from early childhood, entered IN FOUCS Inc. in 2017 after graduation from a web design school.

TAKASHI ICHIGAHARA
PROGRAMER / COMPOSER

After graduation from economics department of Aichi University, started to work as a loan teller in a bank.
Having a feeling of strangeness, left the bank and wandered around to make music in his own way.
Started learning programming after being influenced by a web director Mizuguchi.
Practice programming and music making everyday.

TSUBASA TSUKIDATE
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Born in Iwate.
Studied design in a college.
Started to have interest in graphic design while there.
After graduation, entered IN FOCUS Inc.

YOSHINORI KATAOKA
FILM DIRECTOR / VIDEO EDITER

Born in 1985.
Watched “Back to the Future” in childhood and started to dream about being a film director.
Majored in cinema in San Francisco State University.
After graduation, entered a production in Los Angeles and worked for music videos of a major record company and commercials.
Moved back to Japan after staying in U.S.A for 7 years.
After entering IN FOCUS Inc., involved with a wide range of domestic and international projects as a bilingual filmmaker.
Fly around all around Japan and sometimes Asia.

TAKESHI KOROGI
FILM DIRECTOR / VIDEO EDITER

Born in 1986 in Nakano, Tokyo, a sacred spot of Manga.
Got hooked on Manga, spending his childhood, Didn’t belong to any club at high school.
Afterward, got to be addicted to music and design, and started to make movies after going with the flow.
True job is Manga researcher.