Report back: Dmitri Beliakov's Exhibit in Vermont.
Introduction to his photo exhibit is located HERE.
"Photojournalist Dmitri Baliakov was born in 1970 in the Vologda region of Russia."Having done national service in what was then the Soviet army, he began taking picutres wih a camera borrowed from his Latvian friend."(Ray Wells)
Since 1997 he has worked as a photographer for top world media outlets. He has covered seven conflicts, including the first and second Chechen war and the war in the Donbass area of Ukraine 2014-2019. At the time of the invasion of Ukraine in February 2022 he was in Armenia and concerned about several legislative laws, he and his family relocated to the United States.
An initial recent Vermont presentation of his was recorded by a student and is posted HERE. His 2/28 next presentation and panel can be found HERE- or just read his seering "any call to peace sounds like a disgrace and betrayal."
Informative piece by David Moats of the Vermont Digger:" I am alive."