I am the one who changes trends and society with my photography
SONY α UNIVERSE MEMBER
2019 - I discovered the Sony mirrorless camera system and never parted with them again. For several years of cooperation with the company, many live educational broadcasts on photography have been held. At the moment, there is an active preparation of a photo exhibition project in America and a photography course for school students.
MORE THAN 26 CHARITY EVENTS
Since first days as a photographer and photography teacher, I have been on a mission to help animal shelters. More than 26 educational events in photography took place on the condition that all proceeds were transferred to help shelters. 29th of September started a course to help refugees from Ukraine (photographers) Donations go to Ukrainian animal shelters
PHOTO SCHOOL SINCE 2016, UA
For 8 years in Ukraine, I led a photography school PatyakaSchool Kiyv. Teaching methods and the format of practical classes made the photography school one of the best in Ukraine. More than 3,000 students. Team of 8 professional photographers. Active position in raising the level of education in the photographic field and charity.
Now working on the American version of the school
CANON EDUCATION PARTNER for 5 years
For several years in a row, together with Kenon, we held educational events in photography. The mission of the events was to provide opportunities to learn photography for free. Each event gathered more than 300 listeners and entered the history of the best photography events in Kyiv over the past 10 years
15 WORKSHOPS in designing albums and photobooks
One of the first photographers in Ukraine I began to give lessons on the design of photo albums and develop the culture of shooting stories. Became a legislator of this style and still remain so.
4 YEARS OF MODEL COACHING
For more than 4 years I have been creating guides for families and models, where I share the psychological aspects of posing. Developed a methodology for preparing for branded shoots, which is now used by more than 15,000 photographers (12 words technique )
MORE THAN 20 PUBLIC LESSONS
Since 2016, I have been publicly speaking on various topics in photography at all photographic events in Ukraine. I am one of the trendsetters in the Ukrainian market till today
MARKETING COACHING FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS
Since 2020, a powerful method of personal and group coaching for photographers has been launched. Now the Training is available online in 3 languages
MOMS WITH CAMERAS COURSE
All the years being a professional photographer, I conveyed the value of photography not only to photographers. On an ongoing basis, there was a course for moms with cameras. Due to the war in Ukraine, I am now transferring the course to the online platform
From 2022 (September) the afterschool photography training program is ready to launch. The program is designed for children aged 8-12. The program is always free and aims to support the interest in photography among teenagers. These are the first steps for children to understand photography and to earn their first pocket money with their talent and extraordinary vision of the world.
SPONSOR OF EVENTS FOR PARENTS
Education in the field of psychotherapy and My own motherhood prompted the development of an educational field for parents. Therefore, I have always been a sponsor of events for conscious parents, which I intend to continue to do in the USA.
8 Exhibitions dedicated to conscious motherhood and women's rights are the main vector for the presentation of photographic works. Photography should change people and events around. This is the main task of photography. Now work on an exhibition about Ukrainian women and their choice