The Copper Workers


On the outskirts of Istanbul is a wonderful factory where much of the Turkish copper and brass for sale throughout the world is produced.  In spite of the low light it’s a fantastic place to wander with one’s camera capturing the workers – and, of course, one can always end the excursion with a little shopping…



All photographs by delikızınyeri 

The Ottomans


I love the old Ottoman graveyards – the stateliness of the stones, the mystery of the old Ottoman script.  Many of them are rather unkempt and have shifted through the years which makes them even more appealing to me.



Top and bottom – Eyup, Istanbul, Turkey
Middle – Yahya Efendi, Istanbul, Turkey
All photographs by delikızınyeri