Izzet Keribar was born in Istanbul – Turkey, in 1936.

He is the owner of several international prizes and was recently  awarded the “ Grand Artistic Prize”  in  2012 by the Turkish Ministry of Culture.

He practices photography as a professional freelancer,  So far he had  published seven books. His work  is also published in local and foreign magazines

Keribar received A.Fiap and E.Fiap distinctions in 1985 and 1988.  After many years of consecutive slide shows, personal photography exhibitions,  participation in selection commitees, seminars and flashy  prizes , he consolidated  his place among Turkish Photographers.