Boris Belchev was born on 3 August, 1985 in Pleven, Bulgaria (town in central north part of the country). Soon after he graduated from "Stoyan Zaimov" school in Pleven, where he specialized with Biology and German, he started a Bachelor in Biology in Sofia University. A year and a half into his studies, because of his passion for adventures and his childhood dream to become a wildlife photographer, he found himself in Denali National Park, Alaska. . In 2014 he has got Bachelor degree in Ecology from Vytautas Magnus University in Kaunas, Lithuania. BirdID Lithuania field courses (www.birdid.no) co-ordinator since 2015, educational programmes for pupils since 2017, tour leader since 2013.