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 his 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:

Lives and works London, UK for eight months.

2011 May:

Launches PhotoshopNow.gr and starts teaching Photoshop & Photography in Athens, Thessaloniki, Patra, Chania, Kalamata and Ierapetra.

2012 January:

Launches online shop for prints of his work providing 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 FOTOgrafos magazine, Athens Art Studio, Athens School of Fine Arts Photo Courses, 'IEK AKMI, Low Profile, Leica Academy and more.

FOTOgrafos magazine

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

FOTOgrafos magazine

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

graphic union PORTFOLIO

(Featured in issue #13 - July 2011, download issue, view featured photos)

iefimerida

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

fuctART magazine

(Featured in issue #9 - March 2011, download issue, view featured photos)

deviantART: Get to know

(Interview on 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, visit issue, view featured photos)

Sky magazine

(Presentation of b33k in issue #12 - Fall 2009, view article and featured photos)

Photo-business weekly

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

Digital Camera magazine

(Cover, Interview and Portfolio in greek issue #3 - November 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 in Chania and November of 2011 in 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 Manege - Saint Petersburg, 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)