Not a wizard, a passerby observer. In pursuit of the present, often forgets that everything conceived and seen, less than for than a thousandth of a second,turns into the past. Alexander Gorbenko was born and raised in the very old village of the Stavropol Territory, Suhay Buyvola. As a schoolboy, his father gave him a camera. Thanks to his perseverance, he mastered the art of photography. magic process, the magic of materialization the shortest amount of time that can be touched. During his life, having changed many professions and tirelessly self-education, passion for what you love, imperceptibly grew into something more. Never considering myself a professional photographer, but always approaching work with full dedication, achieving the perfect result, whether it's a fashion shoot, children's portrait, or street scenes. In 2019, he received from the chairman of the Stavropol branch proposal to join the Union of Photographers of Russia. Poet, artist, musician, could not get around The most difficult genre in photography is landscape. In his panoramic shots reflected the beauty, picturesqueness and grandeur of the native land. Participant of group and solo exhibitions, nominee of Russian and international competitions. For the last fifteen years he has been researching stereo photography. In his still lifes, reflecting the depth and volume of what is happening. Unknown researcher, self-taught. Did he reach his goal... Without asking this question lives in constant motion, in search, with fear to miss something, not to have time … And so half a century .., "In pursuit of the past."