Ksenia's positive and sensitive approach, together with her determination to follow a story and her innate visual ability, has made her one of the most prominent documentary photographers of her generation.
The key kit that the pros use to take their photographs
Designed to perform in every situation, the EOS 5D Mark IV is beautifully engineered and a thoroughly accomplished all-rounder. "As a perfectionist, for me the most important thing about a camera is quality, and I love the build of the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. This camera is perfect for all kinds of situations. I know I can rely on it," says Ksenia.
The successor to the Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II that Ksenia favours is a standard wide-angle lens beloved by reportage photographers for its natural perspective, low-light capability and extraordinary optical performance. Ksenia says: "This is the classic photojournalist's lens. I feel comfortable with it and I use it for all my personal projects. It's my favourite lens because it has great optics and is very sharp. I normally photograph without flash and this lens is just perfect for low-light conditions."
A professional-quality standard zoom that offers outstanding image quality and a fast f/2.8 aperture throughout its zoom range. "I use the 24-70mm lens for my assignments, because I often don't have much time to take a shot and it gives me the flexibility I need. It is a fantastic overall lens, with great colour, focus and sharpness," says Ksenia.
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