I'm 50 years old and live in Istanbul, Turkey. I only took up photography in 2011 when I joined IFSAK (Istanbul Photography and Cinema Amateurs Association). In 2013 I graduated from a Photography degree at Eskisehir University.
I've been lucky enough to have my photos nominated as "shot of the month" twice in National Geographic magazine, once in 2011 and again in 2014. They also awarded me the 1st prize in the "Sharing" category of their photography competition in 2013.
and ı won sony world photo. org. Natioanal award Turkey 2. prizes
and in 2015 I won National Geographic 2. prizes in Turkey
I have also won many awards and had my photos exhibited both nationally and internationally including the 2013 Los Angeles photo festival