He was born in 1956 in Andırın/Kahramanmaraş. He studied elementary school in the village he was born and middle and high schools in Kahramanmaraş. He graduated from A.Ü. Department of Library Science and AÖF Deparment of Photography and Camerawork. He worked as a librarian at Ministry of Culture between the years 1988-1991 and made printing, advertising and publishing in the private sector between 1992-2014. He continued his poetry and writing works at Edebiyat Dergisi, a magazine directed by Nuri Pakdil and photography works at Fotoğraf Sanatı Kurumu. He worked as a chief executive at Turkey Photography Art Institute and the Federation of Photographic Art, and as Press and Public Relations Adviser at SSI and Prime Ministry.
Batı Topu (Travel Writings, 1983), İkindi Tayfaları / Kırık Dökük Bir Kesit (Poetic Narrative, 1991) and Huylanışlar / Bütün Denizlerin İstanbul’u (Poetry – Photograph, 2009) are of his published works.
Currently, he works at the Ministry of National Education.