Originally from Arctic Russia, Natalya Saprunova is an independent photographer based in Paris. She was a photojournalist in Murmansk Messenger daily newspaper before coming to France after her graduation as a French teacher at the Pedagogical University of Murmansk.
After 5 years working in the Marketing & Communication department at PENTAX Company in Paris, Natalya continues on her way in documentary photography. Graduated from the school of photojournalism EMI-CFD in Paris this year, her photos series explore issues of modern society related to identity, youth, femininity, immigration, environment and spirituality.
Natalya also gives workshops at the Graine de Photographe
photo school, based on Ile Saint-Louis in Paris and she accompanies photo trips to Russia, especially to Baikal Lake in collaboration with the Worldway