The Athletics of Photography: From Cycling to the Studio

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Stoyan Vassev

In 2009, Stoyan Vassev took an unexpected step. He left his professional cycling career and took a dive into photography. He thought it would be a slight detour, but he now has shot a wide array of topics from interiors to breaking news to Donald Trump.

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Moscow, Russia November 10, 2013. Final for the Miss Universe 2013 competition, From left to right: Miss Puerto Rico Monic Perez, Donald Trump, Miss Switzerland Dominique Rinderknecht and Miss Universe 2013 Gabriela Isler (Venezuela).
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President Vladimir Putin of Russia at the awards ceremony for Formula 1. Sochi, Russia on October 11, 2015.
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Minus 20 Celsius near the statue to Soviet cosmonaut Yury Gagarin. Moscow, Russia on January 7, 2017.
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Guillermo Rigondeaux Ortiz from Cuba celebrates his victory over Rico Ramos of the US at Palms Casino in Las Vegas, USA on January 20, 2012.
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View of Leningrad and Yaroslavl train stations in Moscow, Russia. Photo taken for news agency TASS.

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