Yasemin Karslı was born in 1981 in Bregenz, Austria. She has a BA and MA in Photography from Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in İstanbul. She has worked on various photographic projects as an artist and as a photo journalist for more than a decade. Some of her works have been published in printed publications both in Turkey, and in the UK, including National Geographic, Atlas Magazine, BBC World Services, İz Magazine and CNN Turk. Yasemin continues her photographic works and divides her time between London, İstanbul and Rome.