Gintaras Jaronis studied technological sciences and various art disciplines. He graduated from the Vilnius Art Institute (the topic of his diploma work is “Portrait in Artistic Photography”, 1987). During his studies and later he worked as a photo studio manager, art teacher, designer, and engaged in individual activities for several years. Since 2006 until 2020 worked at Vytautas Magnus University, HMF Cultural Research Center (fields of activity: photography, filming, website development and maintenance); from 2008 until now works at Vytautas Magnus university infrastructure department (areas of activity: audiovisual equipment, organization of events). 2010 – 2013 cooperated with the Center for Emigrant Studies of Vytautas Magnus University. 2009 – 2015 was a co-author of the academic publication “Groups and the Environment”. Since 2015 cooperates with the public institution “Gabrielė Art Gallery” (volunteering). 2018 participated in the film festival “You are in our hearts; Stories of Partisans and Deportees ”. From 2021 Participant / collaborator of LMT Science Foundation project “Lietuvos zinai”. Photographs have been published in press and Internet publications: Nemunas, Kultūros barai, Dienovidis; kamane.lt, alkas.lt, bernardinai.lt, vdu.lt, etc.