My series "Shamans of Siberia" won the 2nd place in the ND Photo Award 2017 in the category Professionals - People: Travel/Culture.Read More
"You see this talons?", asked Kara-ool and showed us his thick fingers, "Those are the talons of Satan! They can pull out every demon out of anyone's body", he said. In that moment we both felt a cold wave of goosebumps and our mouths became dry like desert...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
In spring 2015 the fire started in the forests of the Sayans Mountains. The rescue helicopters went there to fight against the fire. Suddenly they saw a strange sun reflection on the ground. When they went closer they found out that it was the...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...
After 8000 km of flight we have arrived Krasnoyarsk. This is the first stop on our journey to the shaman's land...Read More
A Journey to The Shaman's LandRead More