Born in Istanbul, Yildiray Çinar studied at the Anatolian Fine Arts High School (1990-1994) and the Anadolu University of Cartoon Animation (1994-1999). He has been doing fanzine comics since 1997, and worked in more than 20 issues with the Capa Comics Group. His 4 issue miniseries 'Karabasan' was published by Arkabahce in 2003. He does the monthly serial 'Rodeo' in Strip Magazine from 2004. The US company Digital Webbing published his graphic novel 'Nothingface' in 2004. He also works as a cartoon animator and storyboard artist in the commercial industry.