Jiří Stránský was born in Jablonec nad Nisou in 1981. He has been devoting himself to landscape photography for many years. Behind the recognition he has received is his desire to capture the incredible moods and shapes that nature has created over millions of years.
In 2010, he received the title of Qualified European Photographer (QEP) in the landscape category. In September 2010, he became the first Czech in history to win of one of the most prestigious photography competitions in Europe – the FEP European Professional
Photographer of the Year Awards in the landscape category.