Siarhei Hudzilin (Сергей Гудилин - rus.) was born in Zhodzina, Belarus, in 1987. Studied Media and Communications in the European Humanities University. Siarhei became a photography in 2005. He shot sport events for Belarusian print and e-mass media until 2009.
He served in the Military Forces of the Republic of Belarus in 2009-2011. Army was the place where Siarhei's love for social and documentary photo originates from shooting daily army routine.
In 2011 Siarhei was named the Photographer of the Year by the Institute of Journalism of the Belarusian State University for his photo series of recruits in Belarusian army.
Siarhei's photo Watching Evening News brought him Grand Prix of Belarus Press Photo contest the same year. In 2014, he was selected as PDN's 30 Emerging Photographers to Watch.
Siarhei has been the photographer for Belarusian daily newspaper Nasha Niva since 2011. Furthermore, he constantly works at personal documentary projects.
Current Location: Minsk, Belarus