Denis Buchel was born in 1979 in Kishinev, Moldova. Photography he has taken up at the beginning of 2007. Various photos have already been published in Bulgarian and in international editions -  in China, Moldova, Ukraine, Russia, Taiwan, Izrael, Italy, Spain, the USA, Thailand, Poland and others.

 Since May 2014 he has been a member of the Bulgarian Academy of Photography Yanka Kyurkchieva. In December, 2016, he is a chosen Board member of the organization.

A FIAP member since the beginning of 2015.

Exhibitions

February 2014, Sofia, first single exhibition, presenting images from the series Dog's Life, 22 photos

Photo exhibitions, organized by the weekly newspaper "Builder", under the patronage of Sofia municipality:

           - 2014 "Sofia - where building meets history and future", 60 photos

           - 2015 "Sofia - where building above traditions creates future", 60 photos

March 2016, Sofia, single exhibition, presenting images from the Mirrored series, 32 photos

June 2017, Sofia, single exhibition, presenting the White Land series.

Awarded photos:
Charity through the lens, 2016 
awarded grand project 
Heart of a dog
Series

BG Press Photo, 2016
First Place
Category - Photo reportage from Bulgaria, single photos
PHOTO

Hamdan International Photography Award, 2015
More than 70 000 photos received
Category: General Merit Medal Recipient ->
photo
PHOTO
Smithsonian photo contest, 2015
More than 46 000 photos received
Category: People Finalist
PHOTO

BG Press Photo, 2015
First Place
Category - Photojournalism from Bulgaria, series
PHOTOS

"Travel Photographs", 2014,
organized by RosPhoto.com
Third place (more than 8000 photos sent)
PHOTO

 
The Kennel Club Dog Photographer of the Year, 2014
Third Place
Category - Man's Best Friend
PHOTO

Professional Photographer of the Year, 2014
Finalist, 2 shortlisted photos
PHOTO PHOTO

BG Press Photo, 2014
Second Place
Category - Single Photo
PHOTO

 
Photo of the Year, Bulgaria, 2014
Finalist, one of the two
Category: Art Photography
PHOTO

Photo of the Year, Bulgaria, 2013
Finalist, among the three nominee
Category: Reportage
PHOTO

BG Press Photo, 2012
Finalist, 9th Place
Category: The people in the news PHOTO

BG Press Photo, 2013
First place
Category: "Arts, traditions and entertainment"
PHOTO

The Open, 2012
Finalist
Category: Street Photography
PHOTO

Photo of the Year, Bulgaria, 2012
First Place
Category: Reportage
PHOTO

The Spirit of Traditions, 2011
First Place
PHOTO

Kukerlandia, 2010
Special Prize
PHOTO