photo by Danny Ghitis

photo by Danny Ghitis

Celia is a freelance photographer and visual journalist whose work often explores ideas of gender and the relationship between humans and their environment. Raised on a farm in upstate New York, she studied photography and Latin American history at the University of Florida before moving returning north to New York City, where she was based for six years. She spent the past four years under the big skies of Montana, where she moved to pursue a master’s in environmental science journalism.

She attended the Eddie Adams Workshop in 2009 and in 2010 her work was nominated for UNICEF’s Photo of the Year. In 2015 she received the Crown of the Continent Environmental Reporting Grant to pursue a multimedia project on the effects of Canadian coal mining in Montana’s waterways and in 2017 was a fellow with the Institute for Journalism and Natural Resources.  

Clients include The New York Times, NPR, Harper’s Magazine, Audubon Magazine, Buzzfeed News, CNN, The Telegraph Sunday Magazine, High Country News, Inside Energy, PBS, Newsday, amNY, YMCA and other local outlets.

 

Galleries: Schweinfurth Museum and The Invisible Dog. 

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