Featured Travel Photographer: Ilya Genkin

Our featured travel photographer this week is Ilya Genkin!

Ilya is a freelance landscape, travel and stock photographer from Sydney, Australia. He was born and raised in Almaty (Alma-Ata), Kazakhstan. He started photography in 1980 as hobby but later then landscape photography became his true passion during mountaineering in Northern Tien-Shan, Kazakhstan. Ilya get inspired by beauty of the high mountains and by numerous landscape and nature photographers, from great names such as Ansel Adam, Galen Rowell, and others… In 2004, he moved to Australia and that provided a powerful spur to his photography passion.

Find his work HERE!