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Ugur Icbak is a cinematographer with a very wide range of experience from feature films, TV Commercials, music videos to documentary films. He was graduated from Mimar Sinan University-STM Film Institute in Istanbul, and he has 35 years of professional experience as a cinematographer. He has been awarded for best Cinematography 5 times.


He has developed a reputation for creative and technical reliability during his career. He shot more than 1900 commercials, 115 music videos, 17 feature films.


He also has a private pilot license. He has combined a love of aviation with camera skills during helicopter aerials and 975 hours of experience for aerial photography.


He is a tutor at the MSU STM (Mimar Sinan University Cinema-Television Department) for 17 years.




1992 Antalya Film Festival - Best Cinematography award "Denize Hancer Dustu"

1994 Antalya Film Festival - Best Cinematography award "Trace" (Turkey-Germany Co-Production)

1996 Siyad - Best Cinematography award "Istanbul Beneath My Wing" (Holland-Spain-Turkey Co-Production)

1996 Cinematographer of "Eskiya" "Bandit" Candidate for Oscar nominations in 1998 

2011 4th Yesilcam Awards -- Best Cinematography award "Av Mevsimi" "Hunt Season" 

2018 Izmir Artamis International film festival -Best Cinematography award "Yol Ayrimi"