ABOUT ME

Full time photographer at Economedia. Co-founder of Lens2Lens

Awards:

BG PRESSPHOTO 2015 – 1st prize for photo essay
BG PRESSPHOTO 2014 – 1st prize for photo essay
BG PRESSPHOTO 2013 – 1st prize for my story from Aleppo
Canon Bulgaria Picture of the year 2013 – 1st prize for my story from Aleppo
Special award from European journalist association for my story from Aleppo
BG PRESSPHOTO 2012 nomination for the biggest prize
Gold medal for photojournalism – (Akademika 2011)
Canon Bulgaria 2010 (picture of the year) – nomination for the biggest prize
Shavarsh Artin 2007 for international social photography
BG PRESSPHOTO 2006 for social photography
and many others

Exhibits:
„The war on east” – 2015 (Exhibition about the war in Ukraine), Sofia, Varna, Budapest
2013 – Exhibition “Eye of the behavior – the war in Syria
„Athens and the anger” – own exhibition – 2011
Akademika – 2011
PHODAR BIENNAIAL – 2011
Canon Bulgaria (pictures of the year)- 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
BG PRESSPHOTO- 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Shavarsh Artin- 2007, 2008, 2009
and many others

Publications:
„Dnevnik”- newspaper, „Capital”-newspaper, Reuters agency, France Press agency, Associated Press, Fotoevidence, WPPh, Deutche Welle, Amnesty international, Al-Jazeera, AJ+, National Geographic magazine, New York Times, Magazine De Nieuwe Liefde ,De Persdienst, BTV Media group, member of ABUJET and FIJET world federation of journalists and travel writers.

Workshops:
Master class for professional photojournalists and documentary photographers with prof. Kenneth Kobre – 2011
Master class with Pulitzer winner Eduard Keating – 2014

Education:
2001 – 2005 –National professional school for photography
2009 – New Bulgarian University major – photography