Yuri Afanasiev. Born in Moscow, Russia into the family of an amateur photographer. From the very childhood was immersed in the photographic environment. Since 1975, began studying photography professionally. He studied and trained at the studio of Germany and Switzerland. The course of their work he had to shoot in a wide variety of photographic genres. In the past 15 years, specializes in advertising photography. There is a reward for participating in photo exhibitions and festivals. Member of the Federation of European Professional Photographers FEP (Federation of European Professional Photographers) In 2007, received a certificate of QEP «Qualified European Photographer of advertising». (QEP - Qualified European Photographer)
Great work experience plus the most advanced lighting and imaging equipment, allow you to shoot an ad of any complexity, both in the studio both at the exit. Extensive experience of computer processing. Perhaps, as a radical change in shooting distance, and just prepress source file.
One of the first professional photographers, photo enthusiasts of digital technologies in Russia. He has repeatedly participated in events testing and photographic presentations for companies such as: SONY, EPSON, Rover ... They were both at the international photo exhibition, and as part of the business forum for the press.
Photography has long ceased to be just work, and became an integral part of life. Due to travel and high demand for panoramic photography, panoramic photography passion. Very often occur in places where, with all the desire and ability, the images made in the traditional format, they could not pass even the tenth of those sensations that are felt at the time of shooting. After the computer assembly complex panoramas, with a large number of small objects in the foreground and background, was used, panoramic imagery for some of advertising orders.
Extensive experience working with people both in the studio or in nature. This may be a portfolio for models, business portraits, fashion photography, art projects.
Big fan of macro shooting. This specific area of the photo. It allows viewers to see familiar objects of life, in a totally new perspective.
Despite the current 35 years of photographic experience behind him, never ceases to learn and explore new directions in photography.