Elise is an australian based photographer with a main focus in story telling. She has completed a Bachelor in Photography at Griffith University/Queensland College of Art with work exhibited internationally and nationally. Upon completion of her degree, Elise secured work as a staff photographer for News Ltd and is now working as a freelance journalist and photographer in Wooli, NSW. 



published in 

Quest Newspapers print and online, Courier Mail print and online, FOX Sport online, news.com.au and Brisbane News, The Daily Examiner 

Family. Life., Syracuse University , book and online publication

New York Times Lens blog for Family. Life. Project 

KULTURNE Magezine, czech republic, editorial 

LUCID online magazine, australia, interview for derivé



'PX3 Paris Photo' 2018, Bronze award, portrait category

'Moscow International Foto Awards', awarded honourable mention, portrait category

'Olive Cotton Portrait award' 2015, judges highly commended 

'College Photographer of the Year' 2015, Bronze award, portrait category 



'Moscow International Foto Awards', group exhibition, ArtGallery NaKashirke, Moscow

'IN-SITU', group exhibition, MAUD Gallery, Brisbane

'10 A Colab', group exhibition, Nomad Art Gallery, Islamabad 

'FLOAT', group exhibition, Brisbane Powerhouse 

'Olive Cotton Portrait Award', group exhibition, Tweed Regional Gallery 

'Everyone Has a Story', group exhibition, Wesley House, Wesley Mission Brisbane

Husite Museum and UMAUMA gallery, group exhibition, Czech Republic 

Kotnov Urban Festival, group exhibition, Czech Republic

Studio BANK, trans art symposium, Warsaw  

Derivé, roup exhibition, project gallery, Queensland College of Art



Current              Master of Communications; Journalism major, Deakin University

2013-2015         Bachelor of Photography; Photojournalism major/Documentary/International Collaboration,

                           Queensland College of Art