UNFF Photo Contest
Winning photograph: Budur
Atakan Baykal, Turkey
Atakan Baykal is a forest engineer living in Turkey. His adventure in photography started in 1997. He has been a professional Nature Photographer with the general Directorate of Forestry (GDF) since 2008. He captures Turkish Forests through documentaries and photographs.
Atakan was born in Kirklareli, Turkey in 1979. He graduated from Istanbul University - Forestry Faculty in 2000. He has worked in the GDF since 2002.