Pavel Platonov: the journey from grape seed to wine


Pavel Platonov is a certified European photographer from St. Petersburg, who has participated in 20 exhibitions and 7 curatorial projects as well, as a participant in projects with the Mariinsky Theater and the Vaganova Academy of Russian Ballet. He is a photographer at SHUMI Winery, Georgia. Moreover, he seized first place in the international photo contest ADMe Photo Awards in the nomination “Everyday life” (2014).

Pavel is undoubtedly a person who is in love with his job and it can be noticed and even felt through his incredible photos from more than 250 cities, which you can discover in his website Here you can also find photography of architecture, nature, portrait, subject photography, creative art projects, photo tours in Asia and the East, design of space with photographs of a specific theme. The photobank with his creations is constantly replenished.

Pavel has been interested in viticulture in Kakheti, Georgia for more than four years. The journey from grape seed to wine still gives him new impressions that he is trying to get a shot of. In the arsenal of his photographs is the oldest vine in the region (and possibly the world), which is about 250 years old.