Alexey Myakishe, born in the city of Kirov (Vyatka), a professional photojournalist. From 1991 to 1999 he worked in various newspapers in the city of Kirov. In 1999 he moved to Moscow and became a freelance photographer. Collaborates with Russian and foreign publications. Among them are Russian Newsweek, Kommersant, Helsingin Sanomat, APU, Talouselama (Finland) and many others.