Igor Amelkovich reside in the city of Chelyabinsk, southern Ural mountains in Russia. He studied radio engineering at the South-Ural State University. Photography has been his focus since 1999. He didn't held camera in his hands before and he's self-taught. His work is film-based and he use Hasselblad 503CW and two lenses, Planar 80/2,8 and Sonnar 150/4.