Welcome to Mark Rafaelov’s website.
Mark is a versatile freelance photographer born in the USSR. At age of 14 he repatriated to Israel, where he graduated from Alone Yitzhak college. At age of 18 joined the Israel Defence Army for 3 years, demobilised with the rank of chief sergeant of Israel Air force.
At age of 22 Mark went to study Graphic Design (Vis.Com faculty in WIZO Design Academy) where he received his B.A. Right after graduation he got a job in a local newspaper as graphic designer, but in a short time built strong reputation with his photography skills. His experience and knowledge of graphic design helped him a lot to progress in the field of photography and soon he was known as an experienced photojournalist.
During several years Mark has tried various formats and techniques, nowadays he works with analogue equipment and digital both, most preferred Nikon 35mm cameras. Since 2007 he has participated in 12 collaborative exhibitions in Israel and Azerbaijan, some of them under the guidance of YARAT. Nowadays Mark is cooperating with advertising agencies, press-agencies and non-profit organisations.
To see what is in his camera bag please check out ShotKit Feel free to contact for schedule, travel plans and propositions. Phone/email address in ‘contact’ menu.