Photography

I need supplies for my camera, where should I go?

If you are looking for a specific or rare item you can go to Sirkeci area which is very...

Is there anything that I should consider while using my camera in Istanbul?

I would be careful about using my camera to take pictures of police forces. They may...

Where can you buy art from local artists?

If you are looking for art work by more experienced and well known artists, Galerist...

Who is Ara Guler?

Turkey’s best-known photojournalists, Güler is a Turkish-Armenian born in...

Best photos of Istanbul on Instagram

I decided to put together a list of great photos I came across on Instagram. Hope...

A couple of fun hours in Ottoman Costumes at Giycek Photography Studio

Living in the US, I’d seen plenty of those “Old West” dress-up...

A Photographer's Guide to Istanbul

Istanbul is one of the most photographed cities in the world and with very good reason....

My Favorite Istanbul Photos

Here are a few images out of hundreds that I took in late 2014 that will hopefully...

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