the School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc in St. Petersburg
About Vaghinak Ghazaryan
Vaghinak Ghazaryan (born 1974) is a freelance photographer based in Yerevan. He graduated from the Academy of TV and Radio, Department of film and photography (2000-2004). Participated in Photojournalism: experience change, Reuters News Agency, Tbilisi, Georgia (2008). Graduated from Art Criticism and Curatorial Training School, AICA Armenia (2010-2011).
He worked as a full-time photographer for Armenpress News Agency (2001-2003), and www.armef.com (2013-2016).
Vaghinak received a Documentary Photography Production grant from the Open Society Foundations (2013). His last awards include: Tatevik- Grand Prix, Tvapatum 2019: Stories about changes, Media Initiatives Center (2019), About Nora - Grand Prix, 16th ՛՛Equal Opportunities՛՛ Annual Media Competition on Disability, Bridge of Hope NGO and Mission East (2019).
2021 - World Press Photo Contest, Contemporary Issues, Singles, 3rd Prize
for the photo “Resting Soldier”
Currently he visits Documentary and photojournalism online courses organized by
School of Modern Photography Docdocdoc.
Currently Vaghinak collaborates with 4plus.org Documentary Photography Center.