Olha is a talented photographer hailing from Ukraine, currently based in Canada. With six years of professional experience under her belt, she has cultivated a deep passion and expertise for capturing the world through her lens.
Olha's dedication to her craft led her to pursue formal training and education in photography. She sought out mentors, workshops, and courses to enhance her technical skills and artistic vision. Through these experiences, she gained valuable knowledge in composition, lighting, post-processing, and storytelling, allowing her to create visually captivating images that resonate with viewers.
In her photography career, Olha finds immense joy in two key aspects of her job: communication and the artistic process. She cherishes the opportunity to interact with her subjects, forging connections and understanding their stories. By engaging in meaningful conversations, she can capture their essence and translate it into captivating visual narratives.
Moreover, Olha revels in the artistic process of photography. From envisioning a concept to selecting the perfect composition, playing with light and shadows, and adding her unique touch in post-processing, every step allows her to express her creativity and bring her artistic vision to life. The freedom to explore different techniques, experiment with styles, and create something truly original is what she finds exhilarating and fulfilling.
What types of shoots have you done and how did you make them special?
Throughout my photography career, I have had the opportunity to work on various types of shoots, but one of the ways I've made them truly special is by incorporating my own unique style using a projector. By using images to create special effects, I can add a touch of magic and create visually captivating scenes that stand out.
Whether it's projecting patterns onto a model, creating ethereal backgrounds, or adding dynamic elements to a portrait, the projector allows me to enhance the atmosphere and evoke a sense of wonder. This technique has become a signature element of my work, and I take pride in the meticulous planning and execution required to make each shoot truly special.
By carefully selecting and preparing the images, I can craft a visual narrative that complements the subject, setting, and desired mood. The interplay between light, shadow, and projected images adds depth and intrigue, resulting in photographs that leave a lasting impression.
This personalized approach not only allows me to showcase my creativity but also offers my clients a unique and unforgettable experience. It's through these thoughtful touches and attention to detail that I strive to make each shoot a truly special and memorable one.
Awards, honors, and recognitions received
Publications in Marika Magazines, SELIN (Cover&First Page), BePublic Magazines.
A fun fact about this photographer
Here's a fun fact about me: Before diving into the world of photography, I spent three years as an actor in the theatre. It was an incredible experience that allowed me to explore different characters, emotions, and stories on stage. But that's not all—I also have a passion for singing, and I'm particularly proud of my strong opera voice. Music has always been a significant part of my life, and blending my love for photography and singing is something that brings me immense joy and fulfillment.