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Main areas of his work are fashion and portrait. Oleg has worked with many Russian and foreign politicians, sportsmen and celebrities such as Megan Fox, John Malkovich, Ornella Muti, Maria de Montserrat Viviana Concepcion Caballe, Antonio Banderas, Hulk, Alberta Ferretti. He is known in Russia as a photographer of celebrities. He has collaborated with well known people such as the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of USA Donald Trump and President of France Nicolas Sarkozy.
Oleg Zotov is the creator of many famous magazine covers: “Mens Health”, “MAXIM”, “Vogue Italia”, “ELLE”, “Danza”, “OK”, “Hello” and others. He has worked with many ballet dancers and held exhibitions in Paris, Nice, Bordeaux and other cities in France and Switzerland. He also had many exclusive photo shoots with dancers of the Bolshoi Ballet, Mariinsky, Berlin and Mexican Theatres and Wayne McGregor’s Ballet “Infra”. Oleg recently held ‘Chukotka. An Epic Saga’ exhibition at the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow.
Oleg has created unforgettable images of Irma Nioradze (a Georgian ballerina and Principal Dancer of the Kirov-Mariinsky Ballet), Maria Abashova (the prima ballerina of Boris Efman’s Ballet), Christina Shapra (the principal dancer at the Mariinsky Ballet and Opéra de Paris) , Ulyana Lopatkin (the prima ballerina of Mariinsky Theatre), Kimin Kim (the youngest premier in the history of Mariinsky Theatre), Yuri Smekalov (the principal dancer at Mariinsky Ballet), Nacho Duato (a Spanish modern ballet dancer and choreographer), Oksana Skorik (a principal Dancer of the Mariinsky Ballet), Eliza Kario Kabrera (the prima ballerina of Berlin and Mexican Theatres), Diana Vishneva ( the prima ballerina of American Ballet Theatre, the Bolshoi Ballet, the Paris Opera Ballet, Teatro alla Scala in Milan and Berlin State Opera).
Oleg has also created amazing posters for Ballet “Infinity Frida”, “Fashion Stories” in New York, Tokyo, posters for Cirque Du Soleil in Milan, Paris, San Francisco and more.
Oleg says: “Photography is not a job, it’s a lifestyle !”