Şenol Erdener was born in Trabzon, Turkey in 1967 studied management at university. He has held two solo exhibitions and his works are awarded in international photography competitions. In 2009, Erdener founded FOTOTIM Photography Agency and he is still a board member of the agency. Lately in 2014, he established Trabzon Photography Association and he still gives photography lectures. Because of his voluntary contributions to the art of photography, he was awarded by MFOTOTIM (Master FOTOTIM) by FOTOTIM Agency. In 2017, photography of Erdener was presented in Trabzon City Museum and some of his art works were accepted to the permanent collection of the museum. Erdener has passion for aesthetics in photography. The artist explains his passion for photography as: "..and time stopped at that moment"