Max Shirkoff was born in 1992 in Hrodna, Belarus. Photography began at age 17. Participant and winner of photo contest "Museum through the camera lens" in 2009 in the city of Hrodna. Received a certificate graduate of Adobe Photoshop, as well as specialty "Photographer - a designer." In 2009 he took part in an international competition for children and young people "Muzealne Spotkania z Fotografią", organized by the museum in Koszalin, Poland. About 3 months he worked in the advertising department chief photographer Autohaus "Megapolis" in Minsk in 2010. Studied “Poetics Photos” and “Formal Composition” with Alexei Ilyin, Vladimir Golubev (the teacher "Formal Arrangement" in the Belarusian State University, a member of the Belarusian Union of Designers) in Minsk, and later passed to practice Vadim Kachan (a member of the Belarusian Public Association "Photoart" Union of Photo Artists of Russia, the Belarusian Union of Designers), thereby, qualifying as "Photographer". He was engaged in teaching three-month private courses in photography in 2011 in the city of Hrodna.
There’s a great desire to work abroad as a photographer as an assistant, so directly, the photographer in various fields. Namely the studio filming, fashion, glamor, cars, Nu, etc.