IMG_1731I’m an amateur nature and wildlife photographer based in İstanbul , Turkey. My interest in photography started back in university in U.S. with a filmed camera. Since 2007 I’m taking photos of wild birds and animals wherever I go. In the future I’m planning to do a world life list of birds only with photographs.

Some of my photographic credits,

  • National Turkish Wildlife Photography Contest
    Turkish Ministry of Environment and Forestry organized the 1st Turkish Wildlife Photography Contest. Two of my photographs chosen for the exhibit award.
  • February 2010 – National Geographic
    National Geographic Turkey on February 2010 with a subject of “Love in Nature”
  • April 2010 – Fotoğraf Magazine
    In April-May issue of Fotoğraf Magazine, Bird Photographers was the subject. Some of my photographs was published along with an interview. Also one of my favorite photograph has been used for the cover of the magazine.

Some of the equipments I use,

Canon 1DX
Canon 1D Mark IV
Canon G1x
Canon 600mm f/4L IS II
Canon 300mm f/2.8L IS II
Canon 70-200mm f/2.8L IS
Canon 50mm f/1.4
Canon 16-35mm f/2.8L II
Gitzo Tripod