Dmitry Markov

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Birthday
23, 1992
Birthplace
Pskov, Russia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
23, 1992 (age 26)
Birthplace
Pskov, Russia

About

Dynamic social issues photographer whose photos shot purely on his iPhone have earned him more than 210,000 fans on Instagram. He has become known for his stunning portraits and other photos of the average citizens of his home nation Russia.

Before Fame

Though his youth was trademarked by drug use, at sixteen he found an interest in journalism and began writing for local newspapers. By twenty, many of his friends were imprisoned or dead and he'd moved to Moscow to begin writing for bigger papers.

Trivia

He earned a $10,000 grant from Instagram and Getty Images to document the orphans living in his hometown of Pskov, Russia.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Russia.

Associated With

Both he and Lynn Goldsmith are award-winning photographers.