Alina Shamalova is a portrait photographer from Russia who has a knack for capturing the inner emotions of her subjects. Her lighting, framing and composition helps to convey the underlying features of the models.

From cigarette-smoking males to intensely staring females, Alina Shamalova is able to bring out the characters of all who step in front of her lens. The ability to create highly expressive photographs is a skills that Alina Shamalova has definitely mastered.