Stavros Papagiannakis was born in April 1977 in Montreal, Canada.
In 1984 he returned to Chios where he finished school the school year 1994 – 1995 then studied at the Athens School of FOCUS and graduated with honors in 1998, where he dealt with the video editing filmmaking, fashion, visual communication and photography in all its forms, and where in the end won the art. Advertising, fashion, electronic pictorial, the photography is a unique experience for him. It is located in a field professional action. Along with its obligations as a student, presented a solo exhibition and participated in four group, one of which was the House of Cyprus in Kolonaki entitled “Why?”
In the period 1995-1996 he worked for a year in a professional laboratory where Photographers House and took twelve-shift for printing photos of the events “100 Years of Cinema” in Zappeio.
During the period 1996 – 1997 he worked at Studio VEKRIS where he worked on photographing weddings and baptisms. Other important business activities include the tribute to the Brothers Mylonadakis Athinorama and promotional photography Chesterfield cigarettes account for the advertising company Leon- Brunnet both banner and magazines (Playboy, Nitro, Status, Men, etc.)
In 1999 he returned to Chios where he has since opened Studio Photography Papayannakis and is now dealing with professional digital photography but mainly photographing weddings which has given a new dimension.
Regularly attends seminars and exhibitions in Greece and abroad (Germany) and constantly experimenting with new materials and new methods for better performance and photo quality. Some of the materials and methods used as printing on canvas, aluminum foil, on Flexiled mirror, retouching, changing background, the association and landscapes, etc. epichromatismo.
His love and passion for photography is reflected through the lens and one can understand seeing the excellent work.