Elif Okay


Elif Okay is a freelance photographer and storyteller, living and working in Berlin, Germany.

Merging sharp imagery with a gentle gaze, her work captures moments imbued with deep emotions and stories. She combines documentary aesthetics with a narrative-based flow, resulting in captivating and authentic images. Her work is characterised by a focus on the intimate and empowering aspects of her subjects, and a careful attention to subtle yet remarkable details. This balance between strength and subtlety defines Elif's work and results in images that truly resonate with viewers.

Elif is available for a variety of global engagements, including campaigns, commercial projects, editorial assignments and workshops.

PDF Portfolio is available upon request.

Group Exhibitions


Milli Reasürans Gallery / Istanbul - TURKEY

13.06.2018 - 23.06.2018

Between Us II 

Uniq Gallery / Istanbul - TURKEY

13.06.2017 - 30.06.2017

City Textures

Architektenkammer Berlin / Berlin - GERMANY

08.05.2017 - 30.09.2017

Selected Publications

Blonde Magazine,
Kaltblut. Magazine,
Present Magazine

Using Format