Honorable Mention TIFA 2022 People / Life Style

Alpine Inhabitants of The Ukrainian Carpathians.

  • Photographer
    Michael Dorohovich
  • Photo Date

Residents of the Ukrainian Carpathians, living high in the mountains, far from civilization, observing Orthodox traditions and practicing wushu and aikido every day. This community is also engaged in agriculture and grazing.

Michael Dorohovich is a portrait and documentary photographer. Born in the small town of Uzhgorod in Transcarpathia, Ukraine. Author of successful photo projects in Ukraine, such as "Famous and interesting personalities of Transcarpathia", "Cultural ethnos of Transcarpathia", which were noted and awarded on many world platforms.Solo mountaineer and specialist in solo mountain trekking (he traveled the mountains of the Carpathians, Crimea, Caucasus, Alps, Altai, Kamchatka, Pamir, and Tien-Shan).Recorded his travels and ascents to the top of the world in photo landscapes.