As, probably, many photographers of my generation, I started to be engaged in photography in the late 70s of the last century and my first camera was a film camera «Smena 8M».
Since 2000 I work as a senior bild-editor and photographer in one of the leading news media in Russia.
In 2014 I graduated from the New York Institute of Photography.
In 2015, I mastered the course of the Wedding Photography with Dmitry Fedotov under the auspices of the International Association of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP).
I am a member of the International Union of Journalists and the International Union of Photographers (IUP)
Since 2017 I teach a basic and advanced photography course in Krasnodar Photography School No. 1, as well as an author’s course in the history of art for photographers.
In 2010 in the center of culture and art Meridian held a personal photo exhibition «Look around»