photo by Danny Ghitis

photo by Danny Ghitis

Celia is a freelance photographer and multimedia storyteller based in Montana whose work often explores the relationship between humans and their environment.

Raised on a farm in upstate New York, she studied photojournalism and Latin American history at the University of Florida before moving back north to New York City, where she was based for 6 years.  She moved to Montana to get her 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.




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