Tanya Sharapova, born 1984 in Moscow, Russia. A self-taught photographer, she developed her skills and passion for photography during her work as Picture editor. Now Tanya Sharapova spends most of her life traveling around the globe. With a passion of curious photographer she explores rural and remote parts of our planet. She works as a freelance photojournalist and published her photos and stories, among others, in National Geographic Russia and Conde Nast Traveller magazines. Tanya Sharapova works with the subjects of social injustice and daily life of different groups and communities in the context of environmental, political, cultural and economic change.