Born in Corum, Turkey,1973.Graduated from Istanbul Technical University and went to New England School of Photography ,MA,USA for photography education in 1997.
Selected to participate 13th Barnstorm Eddie Adams Workshop , NY, 2000 and World Press Photo Workshop, Istanbul, 2003.
One of the co founder of NAR Photos, an independent photo collective based in Istanbul.
In 2006, he contributed to an exhibition and a book project with ten contemporary photographers from Turkey and Armenia, the first ever photographic collaboration of the two nations.
Clients include Time, Fortune, The Guardian, The Independent, The Times, Stern, Frankfurter Allgemeine, Der Spiegel, Die Zeit,Focus, Financial Times, Le Figaro, Le Monde, L’Equipe, La Vie, Journal Du Dimache, National Geographic, ELLE, WWD, Gourmet, The National, Bloomberg News,GEO,Wall Street Journal,Art+Auction,Amnesty Int., Monocle
Corporate clients such as Shell,Nike,Mercedes Benz,Mastercard,Latek…
Kerem Uzel's work is represented by agents in these countries; REDUX – USA, REA – France, LAIF – Germany , HOLLANDSE HOOGTE – Holland, EK PICTURES – Poland, KEYSTONE – Switzerland, APEIRON - Greece