Rus Eng

I was born in Chelyabinsk in 1983. Graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the South Ural State University. Since 2018, I have been working in the Photo Heritage Department in the State Historical Museum of the South Urals. I am currently studying at the DocDocDoc Photo School on the course "Experiences of Contemporary Photography".

Member of the Union of Photographers of Russia. Member of the Chelyabinsk photo club "Kamenny Poyas" (Stone Belt).

Areas of interest in photography include the Urals, its natural, modern and social landscape, ecology and other manifestations of human-nature interaction, industrial and post-industrial history of the region.

Finalist and prize winner of all-Russian and international competitions, including:
- National Geographic. Wildlife of Russia, 2013, 2015, 2018
- III Museum Biennale of Contemporary Photography, The State Russian Museum, 2013
- Best of Russia, 2014
- Nikon. Russia, 2014
- Photographer of the year, Chelyabinsk branch of SFHR, 2014
- Outdoor Photographer of the Year, 2017
- Young Photographers of Russia, 2018
- Natural World Photography Competition, Society of Nature and Wildlife Photographers, 2019
- DJ memorial Photography Contest, India 2019

FIAP Salon Awards:
- IUP ribbon PLANET EARTH PHOTO CIRCUIT-2017, Russia
- Honorable Mention 19th Nature BIENNIAL - OMAN 2018
- FIAP bronze medal in the Ecology category of the "WorldEcoPhoto 2018", Russia
- Silver medal of the salon “International Photo Salon Numismatics Awards 2018”, Russia
- Silver medal Eurasia of the "WorldEcoPhoto 2019», Russia
- Salon Awards of the "International Photo Salon Numismatics Awards 2019", Russia

The photos were exhibited at many Russian and international exhibitions and festivals.
Selected exhibitions:

- "Photography. Moment. Life", group exhibitions, PiterPhotoFest Festival, 2014
- "Primeval Russia. South Ural", group exhibitions, Russia, Japan, 2015
- "Altai Wildlife", group exhibition, 2015, 2016
- "Primeval Russia" wildlife festival, 2018, 2019
- "Young Photographers of Russia", group exhibition, 2018
- «Landscapes», group exhibition, Blank Wall Gallery, Greece 2018
- "Primeval Russia. South Ural", individual exhibition, China 2019
- "2nd Chania International Photo Festival", group exhibition, Greece 2019
- «Suburbs», group exhibition, LoosenArt Gallery, Italy 2019
- "South Ural. The Best Photos", group exhibitions, Kazakhstan, Serbia 2019
- "[time] InBetween", group exhibition, International Biennale of Photography PhotoVisa, 2019
- "Living World: Ultimate Strength", group exhibition, Union of Wildlife Photographers, 2019

Museum and private collections, galleries:
- The State Russian Museum
- State Historical Museum of the Southern Urals
- Private collections of Russia