About me

Just another photographer

The reason I take photographs is to remember.

Every meaningless thing has a meaning from a point; and each ugly thing is beautiful in some way.

To find these little drops of magic is worth to spend a life-time.

My history

Shot my first "art" photograph. At least I thought it was.

Got my first professional job. (was not art)

Started to work for various magazines. (Maison Française, Elle Decor... etc)

Win National Geographic Photography Contest (Turkey) 3rd place

Started my blog (her.hangi.hic.bir.sey)

Still doing both amateur and professional photography projects.

blogs & pages

her.hangi.hic.bir.sey

My documentary and street photography blog.

People of Kadikoy

Kadikoy is the town I live in. Its an old district in Istanbul. This blog is dedicated to its beautiful people.

Instagram

My instagram acount. Posts goes parallel with my main blog.

500px

If you want to buy my prints, here is the place to do that.

Education

Master's Degree

Product Design

Scuola Politecnica Di Design, Milano, Italy

Bachelor's Degree

Interior Architecture

Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey

High School

V.K.V. Koc High School, Istanbul, Turkey

favorite quotes

“There are always two people in every picture:
the photographer and the viewer."

Ansel Adams

“If your pictures aren’t good enough,
you’re not close enough."

Robert Capa

“It is an illusion that photos are made
with the camera…
they are made with the eye, heart and head.

Henri Cartier-Bresson