About Me

“Vision is the art of seeing what is invisible to others.”

— Jonathan Swift

 

Ilona Ru is a photographer and photo editor based in NYC.

In 2006 Ilona began her photography career in Moscow, first as a freelance photographer and later as a photojournalist and deputy head of the photo editing department at Russia's largest news agency - RIA Novosti.

Since 2016 Ilona lives in NYC and works all over the world.



Ilona focuses on capturing individuality, beauty, love and humanity. Her aim as an artist is to share the experience, kindness and warmth that all people have within.

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