Photographer, videographer, and content producer Ellen Smith worked as a News Corp Australia press photojournalist, picture editor and videographer for more than 20 years, covering the latest breaking news across Victoria.

Her images of local and international celebrities, politicians, royalty and Melbourne’s major events have been published in the Herald Sun, The Australian, mX, The Daily Telegraph and other interstate News Corp publications and Victorian suburban mastheads.

Ellen has also contributed her photographic and video skills to projects for the East Timor Eye Program, Eyes For Africa, and The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS).

She collaborated with a writer to photograph and picture-edit a fundraising book on the RACS programs in Timor Leste called My Timor Heart.

She has worked as a freelancer picture editor for News Corp and photographer for Australian Associated Press (AAP), where her work was published around Australia in Nine and News Corp print and online publications, The Saturday Paper, and the Guardian Australia.

Other clients have included  Fernwood Gym magazine, Our Community, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute, Australian Red Cross, Leadership Victoria, Six O’Clock Advisory, University of South Australia, Willis Towers Watson, Wise McBaron Communications, and Women’s Housing Ltd.

She is currently the Assistant Picture Editor for The Guardian | Australia


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