Sercan was born in İstanbul. Had a Commodore 64 when he was 8. Studied psychology in İstanbul. Studied film in London. Won a Kodak award for best cinematography. Since young ages he worked in a shoe shop, Grand Bazaar, a fashion photo studio, a human resources company, and finally in films. He assisted many talented directors including Spike Lee for a wide range of worldwide brands such as Coca-Cola, Ford, Magnum, BNP Paribas, Lays and Nesquik.

Recently tutored a workshop for Youtube Turkey on video production.

He loves riding motorbikes, quoting films and watching anime.