Our instructor Vehbi Koca is an internationally acclaimed Documentary and Fine Art photographer. He is a member of various photography and cultural institutions.
With over 30 years of experience in image making, Koca's work has covered a range of documentaries and social photography both throughout the UK and internationally. He is a committed and emotionally involved artist with an eye for detail. After completing his MA in Photography and Cinema at Westminster University he worked as a freelance photographer for various picture stock agencies. He has also been awarded by the Millennium Commission in 2004 for his documentary project entitled “Distant Countries”.
He worked as a curator for a photographic project called “City: Chaos and Charm” in The 1st Istanbul International Biennial of Photography, organized by IFSAK. His works have been exhibited extensively in England, Turkey, USA and N. Ireland. At present he is teaching digital photography at various educational establishments and is also working as a freelance photographer.