About me & Contacts. Portrait and Fashion photographer in St. Petersburg. Ivan Kovalev

Welcome!

My name is Ivan Kovalev.
I’m a professional photographer from in St. Petersburg.
 I am a member of the Association of Photographers “Eurasia” (Club EURASIA).

Winner of the Title of Artist of the International Federation of Photographic Art (AFIAP) and more than 120 International awards.

My main genres in which I work: women’s portrait, fashion, nude.

Short list of achievements:

  • OneEyeland X Trophy 2023 the best portrait photographer
  • 12-time Gold Medalist of the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP) In nominations (Color, Monochrome, Portrait, Creative, People)
  • 4-time winner of the annual International Photo Award 35AWARDS (2020, 2021, 2022, 2023) in the nominationies (Fashion, Portrait, Nude)
  • Gold medalist of the American Photographic Society (PSA)
  • Bronze medalist of the European Federation of Photographers FEP AWARDS 2022, In the nomination “People and Portrait”
  • Honorary marks, insignia and uniqueness, in such photo awards as: IPA, WPE, RPA, FIAP, PSA

Full list of achievements:

2024

  • The best photographer “Fashion & Glamour: retro style” 35AWARDS
  • The best photo “Fashion & Glamour: retro style 35AWARDS

2023

  • Rank AFIAP (Artist of the International Federation of Photographic Art)
  • Winner of the World Cup for Clubs, Italy (18th World Cup for Club 2023) as part of the club “Eurasia”, Russia
  • Winner of the World Cup in Bienalla, Greece (30th FIAP Colour Biennial 2023) as part of the Russian national team
  • Winner of the XIV Festival of Photographic Art in Russia “Photofest-2023” in the nomination “Photographer and Model”
  • Winner of the gold Trophy “X” OneEyeland X Trophy 
  • Statue of Aphrodite “HPS”, Bulgaria (International Photo Salon Plovdiv)
  • Gold medal “FIAP”, Türkiye (Creative Eurasia NFT Photo Salon 2023)
  • Gold medal “FIAP”, Bulgaria (CIRCUIT CONTEST “PORTRAIT 2023”)
  • Gold medal “FIAP”, Portugal (Lisboa 2023)
  • Gold medal “SEED”, Türkiye (Creative Eurasia NFT Photo Salon 2023)
  • Gold medal “FCF”, Spain (73è Trofeu Pell)
  • Gold medal “ABP”, Bulgaria (International Photo Salon Plovdiv)
  • Gold medal “Adana Rotary”, Türkiye (20th Adana Rotary Club International Photography Contest)
  • 1-place OneEyeland TOP-10 Portrait Russia
  • The best photographer “Adult studio portrait” 35AWARDS
  • The best photographer “Black and white nude” 35AWARDS
  • The best photographer “Love story” 35AWARDS
  • The best photo “Adult studio portrait” 35AWARDS
  • The best photo 9th 35AWARDS 2nd place in nomination “Nude 18+”
  • The best photographer 9th35AWARDS 2nd place in nomination “Nude 18+”
  • 2-place OneEyeland TOP-10 Portrait World’s
  • 2-place Best Photography Awards in nomination “Nude”
  • Silver medal “NFFF”, Finland (6th International Digital Exhibition Vision)
  • Silver medal of the salon, Serbia (CIRCUIT CONTEST “PORTRAIT 2023”)
  • Bronze medal “FIAP”, Bulgaria (Flash Music)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Türkiye (Creative Eurasia NFT Photo Salon 2023)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP” at the World Cup for Clubs, Italy (18th World Cup for Club 2023) in the individual standings
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Spain (73è Trofeu Pell)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Portugal (Lisboa 2023)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Portugal (Lisboa 2023)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP” at the World Cup in Bienalla, Greece (30th FIAP Colour Biennial 2023) in the individual standings
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP” at the World Cup in Bienalla, Greece (30th FIAP Colour Biennial 2023) in the individual standings
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Romania (4th Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Spring Edition)
  • Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Bulgaria (CIRCUIT CONTEST “PORTRAIT 2023”)
  • Honorary mention “SEED”, Türkiye (Creative Eurasia NFT Photo Salon 2023)
  • Honorary mention “IPA” in the nomination “Art-nude”
  • Honorary mention “CEF”, Spain (73è Trofeu Pell)
  • Honorary mention salon, Sri Lanka (MEGA Photo Awards)
  • Prize “VÖAV”, Austria (CIRCUIT CONTEST “PORTRAIT 2023”)
  • Honorary diploma “AFI”, Spain (73è Trofeu Pell)
  • Honorary diploma, Sri Lanka (MEGA Photo Awards)
  • Honorary diploma, Sri Lanka (MEGA Photo Awards)
  • Diploma “Choice of the Jury”, Bulgaria (International Photo Salon Plovdiv)
  • Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Art-nude”
  • Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Art-nude”
  • Bronze badge “WPE” in the nomination “Individuality”

2022

Winner of the 8th 35AWARDS 1st place “Best Serial Work Nude”
Best Photographer 8th 35AWARDS in the category “Women’s Portrait”
Gold medal “IAAP”, Bulgaria (PHOTO CONTEST BULGARIA 2022)
Gold medal “FSS”, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Gold medal “Varadium”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Gold medal salon, Montenegro (Gold Camera 2022)
Gold medal “Otofokus”, Türkiye (1st International Photography Contest of ALADAG)
Gold medal “PSA”, Montenegro (4th International Salon Monteverdi 2022)
Gold medal salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Spain (V Concurs Internacional de Fotografia 2022 (La carxofa Flor d’Hivern)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Serbia (4rd CONTEST OF PHOTOGRAPHY “BEAUTY 2022”)
Gold medal “FSS”, Serbia (4rd CONTEST OF PHOTOGRAPHY “BEAUTY 2022”)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Luxembourg (Sense of Humanity)
Gold medal “FSS”, Serbia (Wonder)
Gold medal “MoL”, Serbia (Wonder)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Spain (V Concurs Internacional de Fotografia 2022 (La carxofa Flor d’Hivern)
Gold medal “FIAP”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Gold medal “NATIONAL”, Brazil (2nd International Salon of Photographic Art of Ribeirão Preto)
Silver medal salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Silver medal “Transylvania”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Silver medal “DIPA”, Serbia (2th NEW YEAR’S CUP 2022)
Bronze camera “FEP Awards 2022” in the nomination “Portrait and People”
Bronze medal “Varadium”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Bronze medal “DIPA”, Serbia (2th NEW YEAR’S CUP 2022)
Bronze medal “FIAP”, Spain (31 Premi Vila de Cambrils)
Bronze medal salon, Serbia (2th NEW YEAR’S CUP 2022)
Bronze medal “Moldavia”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Bronze medal “Varadium”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Bronze medal “Varadium”, Romania (6th INTERNATIONAL ART PHOTOGRAPHIC SALON “VARADINUM”, ORADEA — ROMANIA 2022)
Bronze medal “MAFOSZ”, Romania (6th INTERNATIONAL ART PHOTOGRAPHIC SALON “VARADINUM”, ORADEA — ROMANIA 2022)
“Viewers Choice” 8th 35AWARDS in the “Nude” nomination
Best photo of “Body Lines” 35AWARDS
Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary blue ribbon “FIAP”, Spain (31 Premi Vila de Cambrils)
Honorary ribbon “PSA”, Azerbaijan (BAKU 2022)
Honorary ribbon “PSA”, Azerbaijan (Azerbaijan Photo Salon 2022)
Honorary ribbon “CEF”, Spain (31 Premi Vila de Cambrils)
Honorary ribbon “CEF”, Spain (V Concurs Internacional de Fotografia 2022 (La carxofa Flor d’Hivern)
Honorary ribbon “DIPA”, Serbia (2th NEW YEAR’S CUP 2022
Honorary mention salon, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Honorary mention salon, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Serbia (FKNS Winter Circuit 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Italy (Chianti Roads 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Moldavia (Moldova Photo Salon 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Moldavia (Moldova Photo Salon 2022)
Honorary mention salon, Montenegro (4th International Salon Monteverdi 2022)
Honorary mention club, Montenegro (Gold Camera 2022)
Salon Diploma, Brazil (2nd International Salon of Photographic Art of Ribeirão Preto)
Diploma “Choice of the Jury”, Bulgaria (PHOTO CONTEST BULGARIA 2022)
Diploma “Choice of the Jury”, Romania (3rd Romanian Grand Circuit 2022 — Autumn Edition)
ТОP-35 photographers 8th 35AWARDS in the “Fashion & Glamour” nomination
Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Art-nude”
Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Art-nude”
Silver badge “WPE” in the “Fashion & Beauty” nomination
Silver badge “WPE” in the “Fashion & Beauty” nomination
Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Individuality”
Bronze badge “WPE” in the nomination “Individuality”
Bronze badge “WPE” in the “Fashion & Beauty” nomination
Bronze badge “WPE” in the “Fashion & Beauty” nomination
Finalist “Russian Photo Awards” (RPA 2022)

2021

  • Winner of the 7th 35AWARDS Best Photographer in the nomination “Portrait of Woman”
  • Best photo “Studio portrait” 35AWARDS
  • Best photographer “Love story” 35AWARDS
  • Best photographer “Studio Portrait” 35AWARDS
  • Honorary mention “IPA” (Professional One Shot — Our Times)
  • “Viewer Choice” 7th 35AWARDS in the nomination “Woman Portrait”
  • Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Portrait”
  • ТОP-10 photographers 7th 35AWARDS in the “Fashion & Glamour” nomination

2020

  • Winner og the 6th 35AWARDS Best photo in the “Fash & Glamour” nomination
  • Best photo “Women’s color portrait” 35AWARDS
  • Best photographer “Women’s Color Portrait” 35AWARDS
  • Best photographer “Love story” 35AWARDS
  • Best photographer “Motion: Dance” 35AWARDS
  • Silver badge “WPE” in the nomination “Portrait”
  • ТОP-20 photographers 6th 35AWARDS in the nomination “Woman Portrait”