Kaan Sensoy

Director, Photographer, & CGI Artist

Lives & works in Amsterdam, NL

Kaan Sensoy was born in the past century in Istanbul the year of the first man on the Moon.  He started photography on analog times when he was 13 and he enjoyed working in dark rooms before he studied 'Social Anthropology' at Istanbul University with Associate of Science (A.S) degree and 'Cinema-TV' at the Fine Art Academy of Marmara University, with both Bachelor of Arts (B.A)+Master of Arts (M.A) degrees in Istanbul.


He worked ten years as an AD, editor, photographer, and director in the advertising industry before he moved to Amsterdam in the new millennium.


He continued his career in this new country as a director, CGI artist, and photographer. He also gave many workshops to Amsterdam youngsters about visual arts and made more than hundreds of TV programs with them for Dutch televisions. He recently focused on Architectural and Fine Art photography and he is also busy with some photography books.

He received a number of awards for his visual works and scripts. There were plenty of different platforms in his works featured and he also attempted solo and group photography exhibitions. And this story continues today with the same unrest creativity researches in Amsterdam.

Kaan Sensoy, Kaan Şensoy  portarait photo, director and photographer Kaan Sensoy


Grants & Features & Awards 

  • 2020 Honorable Mention at the Vienna International Photo Awards

  • 2020 Photo Award from LoosenArt with House & Doors series

  • 2020 Gold Award in the San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards

  • 2020 Photo Award from LoosenArt with Cubic Photos series

  • 2013 Showcase Feature at "Adobe Behance"

  • 2012 Showcase Feature at "Adobe Behance"

  • 2006 The Grand Jury Prize in 2nd Akbank International FF

  • 2005 Jury Member at 2nd. INT.Golden Orange SFF Antalya

  • 1999 The Jury Special Prize in 2nd Antalya International FF

  • 1997 The Third Prize in 16th IFSAK ShortCont.

  • 1995 The Second Prize in 7th Izmir FF

  • 1995 Jury Special Prize in 7th Adana Golden Cocoon FF

  • 1994 The Best Film at the short film in Orhan M. Ariburnu Contest.

  • 1994 The Best Film 15th IFSAK SFF

  • 1993 The Grand Jury Prize in 7th.Adana Golden Cocoon FF

  • 1992 The Second Prize in 1st.Antalya Int. GoldenOrange SFF

Short Films

  • April Fool - 2006

  • Taxi Driver XL - 2004

  • Sea Horse  - 1995

  • The Sweet Waters Valley- 1994

  • Illusion - 1993

  • Agua - 1992

  • The lock - 1991

You can watch all my shorts here!

  • VIEPA 2020 International group exhibition at LIK Galerie for Vienna International Photo Award winners,

06th September / 22nd December 2020 Vienna, Austria


  • Home International group exhibition curated by LoosenArt. 

27th August / 3rd September 2020  Rome, Italy

  •  The ACCI Gallery International group exhibition curated by San Francisco Bay International Photography Awards.

21st August/ 21st September 2020  San Francisco, US​

  • Transitions and Displacements International group exhibition curated by LoosenArt. 

8th May / 4th June 2020  Rome, Italy


  • NDSM-FUSE Amsterdam Group exhibition at NDSM,

26th October 2019 / 3rd November 2019 Amsterdam, NL

1st August 2016 /31st January 2017. Amsterdam, NL


  • Amsterdam Photo Book   (Releases December 2020)

  • Architectural Photography  (Releases November 2021)