1983 August:

Is born in Chania - Greece and lives there until the age of eighteen.

2001 Summer:

Finishes high-school and moves to Heraklion to study in the department of Materials Science and Technology of the University of Crete.

2004 July:

Purchases his first D-SLR camera, a Nikon D70 and initiates Photography as a hobby.

2004 December:

Five months later the hobby turns into a profession. Being an active member of the Photography club of the University of Crete (FOPK), he lands his first job in 18-Thirty magazine and 18-30 advertising company.

2006 September:

Eleven coverpages later, he moves to Athens in order to study Photography in Leica Academy. At the same time he works with several clients.

2008 June:

Graduates with success from Leica Academy and joins the army.

2009 May:

Finishes the army service and switches to the Canon EOS system.

2009 August:

Releases his first book: b33k, a personal portfolio.

2010 May:

Visits London, UK, for 8 months.

2011 May:

Launches PhotoshopNow.gr and starts teaching Photoshop & Photography in Athens.

2012 January:

Launches online shop for prints of his work with worldwide shipping.

2012 July:

Starts writing Photoshop tutorials for FOTOgrafos magazine as a part of his teaching activity.

2012 October:

Starts teaching Photoshop and Photography classes and seminars in 'IEK AKMI', 'New School Athens' and 'Athens Art Studio'.

FOTOgrafos magazine

Interview on Nude Photography: #226 - September/October 2013, interviewers: Konstantina Gitakou , view featured photos)

FOTOgrafos magazine

(Cover, Interview and Portfolio in issue: #218 - May/June 2012, date: 2012-05-03, interviewers: Konstantina Gitakou & Panagiotis Kaldis, view featured photos)

graphic union PORTFOLIO

(Featured in issue: #13, date: July of 2011, download issue, view featured photos)

iefimerida

(Interview on date: 2011-04-11, interviewer: Yiannis Baboulias, read article, view featured photos)

fuctART magazine

(Featured in issue: #9, date: March of 2011, download issue, view featured photos)

deviantART: Get to know

(Interview on date: 2011-02-15, interviewer: Nicholas Creevy - deviantART gallery director, read article, view featured photos)

FOTOgrafos magazine

(Cover and Gallery in issue: #191 - November 2009, interviewer: Konstantina Gitakou, date: 2009-10-24, visit issue, view featured photos)

Sky magazine

(Presentation of b33k in issue: #12, date: fall of 2009, view article and featured photos)

Photo-business weekly

(Interview and Portfolio in issue: #36, interviewer: Konstantina Gitakou - FOTOgrafos journalist, date: 2009-09-21, download issue, view featured photos)

Digital Camera magazine

(Cover, Interview and Portfolio in greek issue: #3, date: November of 2008, download article, view featured photos)

Adaptations

(dates: 2013-05-16 to 2013-05-26, location: Image Gallery - Athens, sponsors: Pixel on Paper, Image Gallery and Perma Jet)

Cyprus - Crete 2010

(contest exhibition of Photography and Cinematography Club of Chania (lefki) and OTE Cultural Club of Chania, dates: 2011-10-01 to 2011-10-07 (Chania) and 2011 November (Heraklion), location: Sailing Club of Chania and Saint Mark's Basilica - Heraklion - Crete, sponsors: Sailing Club of Chania and Diktyo FM)

Photo Vernissage 2010 - TREND

(dates: 2010-09-10 to 2010-10-02, location: Central exhibiton hall Saint Petersburg Manege, organizer: Central exhibiton hall Manege and EC REAL, partner: The Russian Union of Photoartists, with the support of: Reuters international agency - Central state photo and film archive of Saint Petersburg - Committee for Culture of Saint Petersburg - Center of Spanish Language and Culture ADELANTE of Saint Petersburg - Consulate General of the Italian Republic - Consulate General of Spain, technical sponsor: Canon)

Lefki 2010

(contest exhibition of Photography and Cinematography Club of Chania (lefki), dates: 2010-09-04 to 2010-09-09, location: Gyali Tzamisi - Chania)

20 years FOPK

(retrospective exhibition of UoC Photo club (fopk), dates: 2009-10-15 to 2009-10-31, location: Saint George's Gate - Heraklion - Crete, invited lecturers: Nikos Economopoulos + Yannis Kontos, sponsors: Benaki Museum - Municipality of Heraklion - OTE - Minoan Lines - Aigean Airlines - Lato Hotel and Peppermill)

Fotoskiaseis 2009

(dates: 2009-05-15 to 2009-05-20, organizer: TUC Photo club (fotoskiasi), location: Villa Koundourou - Chania, invited lecturers: Yannis Kontos + Stella Johnson)

Thoughts and Actions

(1st conference-festival on drug addiction, dates: 2007-11-09 to 2007-11-11, location: Old customhouse - Chania, organizer: Dimiourgikes Gefires)

Impressions 2007

(dates: 2007-09-29 to 2007-10-14, organizer + location: Leica Academy - Athens, under the 14th international month of photography)

Switch on Photography

(dates: 2007-05-24 to 2007-06-24, location: Switch on bar - Athens, sponsors: Carlsberg and SMIRNOFF)

PHOTOgrafes 2007

(contest-exhibition of Photography and Cinematography Club of Chania (lefki), dates: 2007-05-21 to 2007-05-27, location: Gyali Tzamisi - Chania)

All about SEX

(dates: 2007-05-07 to 2007-05-30, location: Dasein Bar - Athens)

FOPK - MED

(dates: 2007-05-01 to 2007-09-30, organizer: UoC Photo club (fopk), location: Medicine Department of University of Crete)

spring9fest

(dates: 2006-05-13 to 2006-05-21, location: Student center of the University of Crete)

WPV convention

(Wedding - Portrait Photography contest, dates: 2015-03-06 to 2015-03-08, organizer: WPV, location: Hotel Life Gallery, Ekali, Athens, sponsors: IconNet - Galaios - 7mp - emage - Manos Siganos)

PWS 3rd convention

(Wedding - Portrait Photography contest, dates: 2013-04-05 to 2013-04-07, organizer: Photo Wedding Stories, location: Fenix Hotel, Glyfada, Athens)

PWS 2nd convention

(Wedding - Portrait Photography contest, dates: 2012-03-01 to 2012-03-05, organizer: Photo Wedding Stories, location: Fenix Hotel, Glyfada, Athens)

FOTOgrafos magazine

(Readers' Gallery Editor, issue: #191 - November 2009, date: 2009-10-24)