Sefa Eyol (b.1995, Mersin, Turkey) is freelance documentary photographer, based in Shanghai, China.

His work focuses on long-term photo essays, deal with social issues and geographical, physical and spiritual isolation issues – he is interested in human beings’ relationship to themselves and the environment.

Sefa is currently studying Photojournalism at Danish School of Media and Journalism, and he holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance.

Since April 2022, Sefa has been documenting ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

He is currently in Aarhus, Denmark and is available for assignments.


Phone:  +90 543 978 14 33
Social:  Instagram


2022 International Photography Awards, 3rd Place
2022 Budapest International Foto Awards, Honorable Mention
2022 Annual Photography Awards, Honorable Mention


2023 RPS International Photography Exhibition 165, Bristol, United Kingdom
2023 Chania International Photo Festival, Chania, Greece