Today I have received a good news. My photo from the series Shamans Of Siberia won the Survival International’s Photo 2019 Competition. Survival International is an NGO that over 50 years fights for indigenous tribes and nature to survive and resist the negative impact on them from the global industries…Read More
While photographing it was important for me to think that those images will be used in different formats. So I had to take into consideration how the images can be cropped in the future and where I should leave space for text or logo of the brand…Read More
Photographs of Arturo Tomas Gomez…Read More
In May this year I met a professional MMA fighter Karl Stahl from Bochum, Germany. He took me with him to Bremen, where the fighting event "Rumble in The Cage" took place. Concentration, aggression, effective tactics and luck, the euphoria of victory and sadness of defeat, pain and challenge, sweat and blood all of which are the companions of this sport. I was happy to be there not only because sport is fun to photograph, but also because I love martial arts…Read More
My series "Shamans of Siberia" won the 2nd place in the ND Photo Award 2017 in the category Professionals - People: Travel/Culture.Read More
In September this year I have visited my home town Kiev. Luckily at that time the Ukrainian Fashion Week took place. My curiosity was to cath the dynamics and expressions behind the glamorous curtains...Read More
From Krasnoyarsk Emre and I moved to Abakan.
Abakan - is the capital city of the Republic of Khakassia, Russia with area about 120 sq km and about 190.000 inhabitants.
As we first moved to a rented flat and saw the view from our window, we thought that the city is totally ruined. But that was only till the moment when we met Ivan. Ivan is a local citizen, a co-founder of a sushi restaurant and a member in the Baptist's church. Thank's to him we saw a nice sides of Abakan. We have spent 5 days in that small and calm city, where we also met with 6 shamans...