We want to welcome to Instant Photographers today, the world of Hüseyin Ovayolu, a London-based photographer on a mission to capture the essence of Istanbul through his trusty Polaroid camera. Born in Turkey and inspired by the vibrant culture and history of his homeland, Hüseyin embarked on his Polaroid Istanbul series during his student years, carrying it through a remarkable journey until 2019. Through his lens, he captures the essence of Istanbul, a city that holds a special place in his heart, in every snapshot he takes.

Through his lens, Istanbul comes alive in all its vibrant glory, with each Polaroid telling a unique story. Hüseyin’s Polaroids offer a glimpse into the soul of Istanbul, from its bustling markets to its serene alleyways. With every click of the shutter, he captures moments that feel like a warm embrace, inviting us to experience the city’s magic for ourselves.

Hüseyin’s Polaroid Istanbul series has already made waves in instant photography. His images transport us to a simpler time, where each moment was cherished and savoured.

So, take a journey with Hüseyin through the streets of Istanbul, and let his Polaroids show you a side of the city you’ve never seen before. It’s a visual treat that will leave you longing for more.