He was born on 18 June, 1946, in Belgrade. From 1961 to 1966, he taught photography at the School of Applied Arts in Zagreb. In 1969, he enrolled at the Prague Film Academy, Charles University, where he studied cinematography. He graduated in 1977 and returned to Zagreb, where he lives and works ever since.
He worked as a cinematographer and as a propaganda and art photographer. As an art photographer, his instrests lie in the history of photographic techniques and photo-chemical processes. He successfully reconstructed several old photographic techniques which he presented at his solo exhibitions. In his work he has used a camera obscura and a replica of a panoramic chamber (Paris, 1845) which he designed himself and adjusted to his needs.