Mykhaylo Palinchak (b. 1985) is a Ukrainian street and documentary photographer residing and working in Kyiv. He started photography in 2008. He has been a member of the Ukrainian Photographic Alternative group (UPHA) since 2012 and a member of the Ukrainian Association of Professional Photographers (UAPF) since 2014. From 2014 to 2019, Palinchak was the official photographer of the President of Ukraine. Founder of Untitled magazine and co-founder of the Ukrainian Street Photography group. Author of the photo books "Anamnesis" (2020) and "Maidan Faces" (2020). He participated in numerous exhibitions in Ukraine, Italy, the United Kingdom, Serbia, Belgium, France, Germany, Macedonia, Slovenia, Netherlands, USA, Poland, and Georgia. The main focus of interest of Mykhailo Palinchak is the documentary essence of photography. The aim of all his projects is to record and show with the photographic medium the versatility of life and its manifestations.