About

Emil Khalilov

Photo by Vivien Kim Thorp

Emil Khalilov is specializing in landscape, nature and travel photography.

Since 2006 he is a staff photographer for the YOL magazine and a contributing photographer for Baku magazine. In addition to this, he has also worked with numerous magazines and book publishers.

Since 2006 Emil is a member of Azerbaijan Photographers Union. He holds a BA in Cultural studies from the Azerbaijan State University of Culture and Arts.

Emil lives in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Awards:

2012 – FotoWeekDC International Awards Competition – Third Place – Portfolio: The Natural World

2010 – Azerbaijan nature photographer of the year. – 1st place. (Landscape category)

2010 – Shortlisted for the Sony World Photography Award (professional landscape photography category).

2010 – Azerbaijan best photographer of the year.

2009 – Memorial María Luisa International Mountain and Nature Photo Contest – Nature landscapes – special mention.

2006 – Azerbaijan nature photographer of the year. – 1st place. (Landscape category)