Grigory Yaroshenko was born in Moscow in 1971. He is a graduate of the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography. He worked as cameramen for RTR channel and K2 Studio and was involved in advertising and publishing.
Since 1996, Mr Yaroshenko has been a freelance photographer. Besides, he heads the department of visual and special projects for the Herald of Europe magazine (Russian and UK editions).
Since October 2011, the photographer has been working as Managing Director of Leica Akademie Russia (photography and special projects.)
In 2006, he was commissioned by Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov to work on The Growth project in the UK, France, Italy and the USA.
In 2010, he won the Silver Camera Award. He is also a winner of the second prize of the Moscow Youth Theatre project and Volkwagen