Born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey, where she went on to study French Language and Literature at University, the photographer Eylül Aslan eventually moved to Berlin, Germany where she continues to live and work._

Her work has been published in numerous independent magazines and zines around the world. Titles including Die Zeit Magazine, Disturber Magazine, Oh Comely, Muff, Union, Paper Light, Intern, Casa Fibra and Holy Ghost Zine. She was working together with brands like Adidas and Smart Car. Her debut book Trauerweide is published by Editions du LIC in 2014 . In 2015 she published the Zine Dear Slut by Edition Bessard / Paris.