Kostyantyn Borysovich Smolyaninov, born 1971, Lvov, Ukraine.
Education. Graduated The School of Young Photographers, 1987, and Courses of Photography, 2000 (Gallery Photovernisaz) in Lvov.
Proffecional. Freelance. I decided seriously to exhibit my photography only in 2005. Since that time hundreds of images were released in main Ukrainian and Russian newspapers and journals.
Contest. In 2006 I was the winner of The "dFOTO Journal" contest (Ukraine) - 2 times, "The Digital Photo and Video Camera Journal" contest (Ukraine), "Potrebitel-photo Journal" contest (Russia) -4 times. Diploma of The National Union of Journalists of Ukraine and "2000 Weekly" and Grand Prix of this contest in 2007, the winner of EPSON contest - 2007 (Ukraine), "Priroda v Objektive - 2007" (Russia), honorable mention of "Fotomania - 2007" (Russia). The participant of open programs of "Kaunas Photo Days - 2006, 2007" (Lithuania) and "Photo Art Festival - 2007" (Bielsko-Biala, Poland).
Personal project. Personal exhibition "On Every Street" Dzyga Gallery, Lvov, Ukraine, 2007. Workshop. Workshop of Lviv photographer Mykola Tynkaliuk, Lvov, 2005. Workshop and post exhibition of famous Russian photographer and theoretic of photography Alexander Lapin, Lvov, 2007