Alexey Fedorov was born on January 29, 1966 in Moscow. He graduated from the Department of Camera at the All-Union State Institute for Cinematography (VGIK, Studio of A. V. Galperin).
Worked as a documentary chronicle camera operator for television (Moscow).
Photographer in the following Sokurov's films:
1995 Spiritual Voices (with A. Burov)
1996 Oriental Elegy
1996 Hubert Robert. A Fortunate Life
1996 Mother and son
1997 A Humble Life
1997 The St. Petersburg Diary. Inauguration of a Monument to Dostoevsky
1998 The St. Petersburg Diary. Kosintsev's Flat
1998 Alexander Sokurov. The Calendar of One Generation (TV, with M. Tarasyugin)
1999 Moloch (with A. Rodionov)
Prizes and awards:
1997. 20th MMKF (Moscow International Film Festival).
Kodak Prize for the Best Debut (Mother and Son).
1997. Lenfilm Studio.
Bronze Horseman Prize (Mother and Son).
1997. Festival of Festival.
Ovsyannikov Prize of Artistic Support (Mother and Son).
1999. National Prize Zolotoy Oven for the Best Camera (Moloch).