© All rights reserved - by Maksim Tarasov
Karabash, one of the most polluted places on Earth. A copper smelting plant is situated in the town, and its toxic waste has created extremely large amounts of pollution and serious health problems for the inhabitants.
It’s not enough for me just to change the angle of shooting by rising higher. To look for things hidden from us – that’s interesting.
Nature and world around us keep a lot of secrets. We got used to look at this world from the bottom up. Easily we can imagine anything from this perspective, even that we have never seen before. We got used to see things this way.
Drones give us an opportunity to rise to the sky and to see the world in a new way. To see it in the way birds see it. Join them and follow them in an exciting journey. Even well-known places look different from here. You need only rise in the sky!
At some point I realized that it's not enough for me just to change the angle of shooting by rising higher. To look for things hidden from us - that's interesting. To explore. To study. To turn every flight into discovery.
The earth is a huge canvas where the nature makes its masterpieces. It has its own colors and tools which are live, real. World around is an art - real, changing. It's important not just to look at it, but to see it, feel it.
Graduated from the Department of Informatics of Chelyabinsk State Pedagogical University (2007), studying at the Faculty of Psychology at the same time. Engaged in photography since 2008, in 2015 took a great interest in aerial photography.
The picture "The Eye" was included in the top ten of the best aerial photos of 2015 according to community “DRONESTAGR.AM".
2015 Skypixel Photo Contest — 1St Prize In Enthusiast Group
Kuwait Grand Photography Contest 2016 — Finalist In Landscape Category International Festival Of Photography “Photoparade In Uglich” 2016 — 1St Prize In Dronephoto
Feature Shoot — 12 Drone Photographers Changing The Way We See The World Dronestagr.Am — 20 Top Photos Of 2016
Sohu 2016 China International Drone Photography Contest — 3Rd Prize In Nature Category
Time.Com — The Best Drone Photographs Of 2016
CNN — 20 Coolest Drone Photos Of 2016
The Golden Turtle International Festival 2017 — 1St Prize In New Technologies In Wild Nature Photos