Famous photographer opens sailing exhibit

Saturday, November 1st, 2008

The famous photographer Coşkun Aydın has opened his fifth personal exhibition in the art gallery of the Marmaris Netsel Marina.

Aydın, 53, is especially known as a sailing photographer and his personal archive consists of 50,000 photos of regattas in Istanbul, Marmaris, Bodrum and Göcek. Aydın has photographed the Marmaris International Yacht Regatta for the last three years and opened his exhibition on the Oct. 26.

“The Blue Dream” photography exhibition was dedicated to Mesut Baran, who passed away short time ago. Baran was the editor of the first Turkish sailing magazine “Yelken Dünyası.” The exhibition that includes 60 sea and sailing themed photographs will be open until Nov. 1.