Grigoriy Dukor

Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Photo department director TASS

After more than 30 years of experience in photography, Grigor Dukor joined Tass News Agency in November 2018 as Deputy Editor in Chief, in charge of the pictures department.

 Grigor began his career as a commercial photographer, also working as a freelance for local media.

 In the early 1990s he joined Reuters and covered top news stories, politics, business and sports, military conflicts and coups, Olympic Games and World Championships and features. 

 Grigor served as Reuters Chief Photographer Russia & CIS for the next 20 years, coordinating news coverage out of countries ranging through eleven time zones. He also held dozens of photojournalism training courses for professional photographers and pictures editors around Russia and the CIS countries