He studied fashion design, styling, makeup, photography and show organization at Bunka Fashion College in Tokyo which is known as the school Yohji Yamamoto attended.
In 2003 Chama moved to New York and started assisting top fashion stylists like Joe McKenna and Michael Philouze on shoots for Italian, french, Japan, L'Uomo Vogue, V MAGAZINE, i-D, L'Officiel and various advertising campaigns developing comprehensive knowledge and skills in photo shoots.
He started working as contributing fashion editor doing fashion styling as HISSA IGARASHI for Vogue Taiwan, Elle, Vogue Japan, A4 magazine, West East magazine, for fashion editorials, and edit pages . and worked on event as VOGUE fashion night out for main styling /creative direction for fashion shows in 2009 & 2010.
Chama (HISSA) became Creative director / fashion director for VIRGINE magazine in 2010.
Then he became Editor In Chief /Creative Director/Fashion Director for TWELV Magazine in 2011~.
Chama Started shooting as photographer since 2012.
# featured on Japanese TV show DREAMERS in 2014 (NHK BS, NHK WORLD WIDE)
He also work with celebrities such as Mariah carey, Jena Malone, Mischa burton, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, James vanderbeek, Odeya Rush,Ellie Goulding, Norman Reedus, Lake Bell,Yoko Ono,Neve Campbell, Noomi Rapace, Alice Eve,John Cho, Michael Shanon, Brit marling,Isabelle Fuhrman, Ariana Rockefeller
Jphnny Weir, Anna Camp, Katheryn Winnick, Nico Tortorella, Nicole Laliberte , Paz de la Huerta, Deborah Ann Woll, JJ Field, Sarah Poulsen, Morgan Saylor, Eleanor Lambert, Ruby Rose Ai Tominaga, Anna Tsuchiya, Ann Watanabe, Angela Baby, Ikko, Crystal Kay
Top models such as Anne Vyalitsyna, Ava Smith, Irina Shayk, Izabel Goulart, Lais Ribeiro, Rianne Ten Haken, Shannan Clic, SASKIA DE BRAUW, Trish Goff, Sarah Ruba, Sean Opry, etc
Commercial Clients : Van Cleef & Arpels, Just Fab, Joanna Maxham, Mikako Nakamura, MIDWEST, Streamer Coffee, Bags in Progress, Ti for Men, etc .
Chama is based in new york.