Pavel Samokhvalov is a Moscow-based photographer. He studied Scandinavian history but dropped his studies to play rock in a band of contemporary academic musicians. He then left the band to study black and white cinematography at the Moscow Film Institute. At this point, he started working with Russian glossy magazines such as Esquire, GQ, Vogue, Numero.
Take a look at gallery presenting beautifully lighted studio session of nudes created by this gifted photographer. The way that Pavel play with light, colour and detail truly captures the imagination.