Roman Vondrouš was born in Pardubice, near Prague, in the Czech Republic, and studied at an electrotechnical college there. In 2014 he finished his studies at The Institute of Creative Photography, in Opava, in the Czech Republic. Vondrous has been interested in photography since childhood, seriously so since 2000, when he was drawn to sports photography and horseracing in particular. Currently, he is a photo reporter for the Czech Press Agency. Roman Vondrouš photographed the summer Olympics in Beijing (China), winter Olympics in Vancouver (Canada) and Sochi (Russia).