Born in 1939, lives and works in Moscow.
1960, Photojournalist for the Telegraph Agency of the Soviet Union (TASS)
1969 – 1982, Personal photographer of Leonid Brezhnev (the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1964 to 1982)
1974, Big Golden Star award at the international exhibition in Bulgaria
1977, Gran Prix and Golden Medal at the exhibition Press-photo in Moscow
1978, Golden Eye Award for Meeting between Leonid Brezhnev and Luis Corvalan in Kremlin at the international press photography contest World Press Photo
2003, Golden Eye Russia from the International Guild of Russian Mass Media Photographers
2006, Honor and Merit Award from the Russian Union of Journalists