Shamil Khairtdinov, born in Podolsk. Mainly lives and works in Moscow. Being involved in photography since 2014. Up to this point, had never taken up photography and had never studied photography anywhere. Having a qualification of a certified specialist in the field of oil and gas industry. Graduated from the Academy of Communications "Wordshop" in 2015 after studying at the following faculties: "Creative Video" and "Directing".
The finalist of the International photography competition "Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA)" in 2016, which takes place in Dubai. One of the winners of a photography competition "Trierenberg super circuit" held in Austria and the work was also presented at the exhibition. Participated in exhibitions for young artists and photographers, and also exhibited in the Moscow and Austrian Museums of Modern Art. There were also personal exhibitions, one of which was held at the Winzavod Center for Contemporary Art in Moscow.