/ ABOUT
Photographer focusing on fashion, beauty and commercial
photography, based at a studio in Vasastan, Stockholm. 


Ellen was born in May 1994 in a town called Växjö in Sweden. She grew up with her mom, dad and older brother. Ellen has always been of a creative nature. However, she didn’t discover photography until early 2011, when she took her first photography class in high school. 
Already at 16 years of age Ellen tried to persuade her parents to let her start her own business. However, one month after her 18th birthday in 2012 she had her own bussiness - with no parents involved. She was still in high school at the time, studying natural sience in Växjö. Immediately after graduation she was accepted to the well honored photography school "Gamleby School of Photography", as the youngest student in her class. On the date of her 21st birthday in 2015 she gradutated and received Molanders Scholourship, which is awarded annually to a prominent student at one of the established post secondary vocational schools for photo and image.

TODAY / Ellen is based in Stockholm. Working primarily with fashion, beauty and commercial photography. You'll find her office at a beautiful photo studio located in Vasastan. 

EXHIBITIONS 
- 8 photographs from "Reed Moon" & "Grow 'em Flowers", Roche's office in Solna. February - April 2019.
- Secondhandstore, Gothenburg, Exam Work Exhibition, 29/5 - 12/6 2015
- Arbetets Museum, “Define Me”, 26/4 - 8/6 2014
- Växjö Katedralskola, “Fashion Photography Through The Years”, may - june 2013 
- Affärshuset Skrapan, Stockholm, “Look A Like”, june 2012 
- Växjö Bibliotek, may 2012 

AWARDS 
- Winner of Molanders-scholarship 2015, // LINK // - “
Molander’s Scholarship is awarded annually to a prominent student at one of the established post secondary vocational schools for photo and image.
- Winner of Kronobergs Fotografernas (Kronoberg’s Photographers) scholarship 2013
- Winner of Skrapan Photo Contest 2012 in Stockholm, theme Look A Like.  “With a technical skill, sense of expression and perfection in detail,
Ellen created an almost identical copy of the original. An accuracy and aesthetic quality that gives a confident winner.” - Sunny Sue
-Winner of SM (Swedish Championships) in UngDrive 2011. 

EDUCATION 
2013 - 2015, Fashion and Editorial Photography at Gamleby School of Photography in Sweden.

Beneath, Ellen in the studio where she has her office, located close to Odenplan.
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