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Tuvi, Yusuf
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Yusuf Tuvi, a renowned Turkish photographer, was born in Izmir in 1938 and received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Istanbul Technical University in 1960. His passion for art led him to photography, which he began practicing in 1974.

Tuvi’s work is mainly focused on diapositives and slide presentations, which he puts together from photographs taken in Turkey and abroad. Our Land Our People, his slide show on Turkey’s cultural richness, is widely used by foreign travel agencies such as Grand Circle in the United States. His work is also u…

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Romina Meric, “Tuvi, Yusuf”, in: Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World, Executive Editor Norman A. Stillman. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1878-9781_ejiw_SIM_000365>
First published online: 2010

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