Vassil Donev was born in Sofia, Bulgaria, where he is the country's chief photographer for epa. Vassil joined epa in 1997 after working for the Standart Daily, one of the country's biggest newspapers. He has covered many political, sports, feature anad entertainment events.
Over the last few years Vassil has been covering many sports assignment around the world including Wimbledon, the Euro Soccer and World Cup soccer championships. His unique feature photography can be seen in many international newspapers and magazines.