Bio / CV. Igor Skabelin

Bio

Igor Skabelin is a documentary photographer from Russia, based in Moscow. In his personal projects he explores themes of social inequality, human rights, political and civic activism. In 2021-2023 he studied at the Docdocdoc school. His work has been published in MBK Media, Project media, Greenpeace, the Telegram channel Avtozak LIVE, TASS and Skillbox. Igor won Pictures of the Year Asia 2024 (POY Asia) in the Issue Reporting Picture Story category. He is a finalist in the Mediaburger-2021 contest for young journalists of the 7×7 Horizontal Russia online magazine in the Photo Reportage category.


CV

Education

2021-2023 Docdocdoc School of Contemporary Photography. Documentary Photography and Photojournalism and Post-Documentary Photography courses

2021 Moscow Rodchenko School of Photography and Multimedia. Course “About Light”

2020 LEVEL ONE. Workshop 100 years of photography


Awards

2024 Winner of Pictures of the Year Asia 2024 (POY Asia) in the Issue Reporting Picture Story

2021 Finalist of the Mediaburger-2021 contest in the Photo Report category


Publications

2024 Skillbox

2023 — 2024 TASS

2022 Greenpeace

2021–2022 Avtozak Live

2021 Project media

2021 MBK Media

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