Emrah started photography when he was in high school. While studying Russian Literature and language in Ankara University, he worked as a photojournalist for several local newspapers and magazines between 1995 & 1998. Meanwhile he started to work as a photokayaker on the rivers in Turkey and abroad. His works have been published in international travel, sport, health and leisure magazines. Apart from his personal exhibitions his works had been participated in combined exhibitions. In 2007, he started giving pictorial and logistic services to well known names in social journalism such as BBC World, El Jazeera TV and Betsy Udink, for covering their stories related with Turkey. He was selected to participate at World Press Photo workshops held by Jodie Bieber in 2011 and Alessio Romenziin 2013; both workshops were organised by GAPO. His recent works are being issued by Agence Le Journal.
He is based in Ankara, Turkey and available for assignments anywhere involving documentary, reportage and all types of photojournalism needs.