Yuliya Panchenko was born and raised in Baku, Azerbaijan. She moved to the United States in 2010 to continue her education, career and interest in photography. In 2010, Yuliya began her career in photography as a hobby while pursuing her MS in Hospitality & Tourism Management. After graduating from the University of North Texas, Yuliya, decided to continue her education in photography to become a professional photographer. In 2013 "Yuliya Panchenko photography" was founded. A year later, Yuliya moved to North Carolina and later to Florida to expand her business. Since then, she has been invited to photograph in major cities in the United States and Europe with the concentration on wedding and portrait and boudoirphotography.

Yuliya Panchenko has won multiple awards from PPA (Professional Photographers Association), WPPI (Wedding & Portrait Photographers International), One Eyeland Photographers, and SRL Lounge for her signature wedding images. In addition, Yuliya’s boudoir photography was published in multiple boudoir magazines. Yuliya’s signature cinematic and fashion wedding photography styles are unique and distinguishable in the wedding photography industry.