Nikolay Mikheev was born in Ulyanovsk, Russia in 1979. In 2000 he moved from his hometown to Moscow, Russia, where he began his career in the advertising agency where he acted as a graphic designer and a photographer till 2007. Nikolay currently based in Los Angeles, CA.

In 2004 he finished the course of Yuryi Danilov at the Academy of Photography, Moscow. In 2010 first time some of his works were awarded in a few international photo contests, such as Color Awards Photography Masters Cup, USA, and Le Prix de la Photographie Paris, France.

Nikolay specializes in fashion and beauty photography, and with pleasure takes part in creative projects.