Ata Demirel was born and raised in Stuttgart and moved to Istanbul after his high school graduation to work for GQ. Whilst working for GQ he could extend his knowledge in fashion and cooperate with artists from the industry. Subsequently, he moved to Vienna to study and work on a freelance basis. By now he has worked with photographers:
Hadley Hudson, Kosmas Pavlos, Cihan Öncü, Marko Mestrovic, Luise Reichert, Darius Lucaciu, Sigrid Mayer, Liqiao Zhu, Simon Baptist, Petra Rautenstrauch, Kai Knörzer