About the Book
Novosibirsk-based photographer Valeriy Klamm – founder of “Birthmarks On the Map”, a photojournalistic
project devoted to depicting Russian provinces. “By the Way” showcases the simple lyricism of daily life in rural Siberia
Born in 1961 in Siberia. Former architect and charity manager, now self-taught freelance photographer & producer. 2002-2005 – head of international photo-expeditions throughout Siberia and Kazakhstan. Since 2009 – founder and director of “Birthmarks On the Map” doc project, blog community devoted to daily life of Russian province http://rodinkinakarte.ru (about the project in English - https://goo.gl/WPTnHY ). Publications: Russian Reporter, Business Week, «GEO» (Russia), “Russian World”, BBC blog. Travelling Exhibition: "Birthmarks on the Map".