Neurosurgeon Bekir Tuğcu is born in 1970 in Turkey. His journey in photography started in IFSAK (Association of Amateurs of Photography and Cinema) in 1990. His documentary photography aims to determine real life. It represents baring the connection between human, environment and nature and aims to explain the real story of life.
He has participated a lot of collective national and international exhibitions. Charcoal Workers, Mardin, Mannequins, Forever and his collective project with Tugba Kiralli “Tersane-i Amire” were exhibited several times and published in prestigious photography magazines.
Tugcu won the cup of Sami Guner in 2011 and his collective projects with Tugba Kiralli “Istanbul Symphony Orchestra brought him the first prize of the same cup in 2012. His photography were rewarded several times in the competitions of FIAP (Fédération de Internationale deI’Art Photographique), PSA and UPI. FIAP entitled him to AFIAP (Artiste FIAP) in 2012.
The photographer still gives lectures in basic photography to young photographers at IFSAK organization.