Julia Kurbatova was born and lives in Saint-Petersburg. She graduated from sociological faculty of Saint-Petersburg State University in 2003.
Julia engaged in photography since 2002, her first objects for shooting were details of old Petersburg, views of the city which were not touched by the urban changes in recent years. Later she became involved in taking pictures of children in this format.
Nowadays, the priority directions for her are shooting of weddings, children and genre photo shooting.