Fyodor Telkov was born in 1986 in Nizhniy Tagil, Russia, now is based in Ekaterinburg. Member of the Union of Photo Artists of Russia since 2008.

Winner, Fotocanal Photography BOOK Contest (Spain, Madrid, 2016);

Laureate, Andrei Stenin International Press Photo Contest (Russia, Moscow, 2016);

Finalist, International Photomuseum Grant Contest (Great Britain, London, 2016);

Laureate, Young photographers of Russia Contest (Russia, 2016, 2013, 2009);

Participant, the 3rd Ural Industrial Biennale of Modern Art (Russia, Yekaterinburg, 2015);

Laureate, Photovisa International Photography Festival (Russia, Krasnodar, 2014)

Laureate, Alexander Efremov Photojournalism Contest (Russia, Tyumen, 2011, 2012, 2014);

Participant, Pingyao International Photography Festival (China, Pingyao, 2013);

Laureate, Young Photography Contest (Russia, St.-Petersburg, 2013, 2011, 2010);

Laureate, Circuito OFF Competition («Festival di Cortona», Italy, 2013);

Participant, FotoFest Photo Biennale (USA, Houston, 2012);

Laureate, The Best Photographer 2010 National Award  (Russia, Moscow, 2011);

Laureate, International Vilnus Photo Circle Contest (Lithuania, Vilnus, 2011).

Solo exhibitions: «Junction» (Russia, Moscow, 2016), «Descendants of the dream» (Russia, Moscow, 2016), «The other side of the wall» (Russia, Ekaterinburg, 2016), «North Line» (Russia, Ekaterinburg, 2015), «Descendants of the dream» (Ekaterinburg, 2014) «Tales» (Russia, Ekaterinburg, 2015), «Hidden» (Russia, Chelyabinsk, 2009), «Windows» (Czech Republic, Hebe, 2008).

Publications: GEO, The Guardian, The Russian Reporter, Port, YET magazine, F-Stop Magazine, Colors, The Calvert Journal, РБК, Forbes, Metropol, Life force magazine, Rolling Stone, The New Times, Afisha Daily, Photobookstore magazine, Clavoardiendo magazine, Russian Photo, Foto & video (Russia), Foto & video (Czech Republic), Digital Photo, Fotodoc, Russia Beyond the Headlinesа, Kommersant, Colta, Mediazone, Slon, Takie Dela, Meduza, Russian planet, Open Russia, Secret of the company, BBC, BBC Russia.