Elena Shumilova is a professional Russian photographer, raised in a small town near Moscow, she studied in a common school, but her passion for music and art went along. After graduating from the Moscow Institute of Architecture she practiced design and architecture for several years. In 2012 she started photography with her first DSLR. Eventually upgrading to her current camera a Canon 5D MarkII using both a 55mm and her favorite a 135mm lens.
” When shooting I prefer to use natural light – both inside and outside. I love all sorts of light conditions – street lights, candle light, fog, smoke, rain and snow – everything that gives visual and emotional depth to the image.” source (check out more of her work)