Dainakova Irina / Daynakova Irina

Dainakova Irina / Daynakova Irina

Минск

Biography

My native city is Minsk. When I was a schoolgirl, my parents presented me a camera and I attended photo studies. After the University, Ihad worked for 17 years in a tourism sphere. In 2012 I studied at photo school and received a diploma photographer. I take part in competitions, exhibitions and workshops. Since 2013, I have been working as a freelance photographer in "La Dolce Vita" (Belarus, Minsk). In November 2014, I had my first solo exhibition. Now I make my own projects and make photos for different editions. I have a family and two beautiful daughters. SHORT:11.2014 personal exhibition "17 hot May days". Submitted 65 photos taken during the World Hockey Championship in Minsk 09-25.05. 2014; 04.2015 2nd place in the category "SPORT" competition "Sony World Photography Awards 2015" professional; 06.2015 participation in the exhibition "Winners of the Sony World Photography Awards 2015" (Somerset House Gallery, London); 05.2016 1st place and gold medal in the nomination "Nature, Environment" of the contest of international press photography "Life Press Photo 2016"; 10.2016 personal exhibition "Left ..." (photo club "Minsk"), dedicated to the city of Pripyat, left after the Chernobyl accident; 03.2019 personal exhibition of analog photography "Fortune of Fate" ("Book Shafa", Minsk).

Works