The word Rodyna, which in Russian means "homeland" and in the Ukrainian language "kinship", a photographic journey through a country he left as a young man.
Ruslan Hrushchak is a portraiture and documentary photographer. Born in Ukraine in 1978. Now he lives in Leipzig, Germany. Ruslan focuses on regular people in paces and situations that highlight an aspect of who they are. He is also the founder of appPlant GmbH, a mobile software development firm, and has taught software engineering at Leipzig University. Ruslan is a student at Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie, Berlin. His first photography book about people in the Ukraine will be published soon.