Bio:

Ellie is a Photographer and Digital Content Creator. She is also a graduate in BA Hons Photography at the University of the West of England (Class of 2019).

Ellie tends to focus her personal photography work on areas relating to the video-gaming community, digital online worlds and virtual reality/technology. She looks at the recurring theme of how the virtual world and the real world are blurring together into our identities. She collaborates with various Photography and Art exhibitions, plus she covers Anime & Gaming conventions as a Press Photographer.

Sometimes Ellie goes by her online alias known as "Ellietendo". This alias is used for her Content Creation/Live-Streaming work in the video-gaming communities that she participates in. Sometimes she is credited for the online photography relating to video-gaming communities with her online alias name. "Ellietendo" is an "Affiliate" on Twitch as a Live-Streamer, she is also part of the "Youtube Partner" programme as a Content Creator. As of June 2021 "Ellietendo" has 2,700 followers.

Experience:
Current

We The Curious - Digital Content Creator (May 2021 - Present)

Youtube - Partner (March 2021 - Present)
Twitch - Affiliate (July 2020 - Present)

2021

Spike Island - Bursary Placement (January 2020 - January 2021)
2020
We The Curious - Exhibition Designer (January 2020 - March 2020)
2019

Mangotsfield Village Festival - Official Photographer (June 2017 - June 2019)
Sad Ghost Club - Photographer (February 2018 - February 2019)

2018
Bristol Sharks Swimming Team - Project Photographer (January 2018 - May 2018)
2017

Bristol Aquarium - Photographer (January 2017 - April 2017)

Video-Gaming Conventions/Events:
2021

Insomnia Gaming Festival - Press Photographer (TBC)
Bristol Anime & Gaming Con 2021 - Photographer (August 2021)

Bristol Comic Con and Gaming Festival - Photographer (July 2021)

2020

Game Arena Ohio - Photographer (January 2020)
Ohayocon 2020 - Press Photographer (January 2020)
2019

Insomnia65 Gaming Festival - Press Photographer and Camera for "Mankalor" (August 2019)

PAX East 2019 - Press Photographer (March 2019)

Fair Game - Photographer (Feburary 2019 - September 2019)

Ohayocon 2019 - Press Photographer (January 2019)
2018

Las Vegas Esports Arena - Press Photographer and Event Guest as "Ellietendo" (November 2018)

exhibitions:

2021

'TBA' - We The Curious, Bristol (November 2021)

What If: 'Illness' - We The Curious, Bristol (May 2021)
2019
Loophole: 'Press A' - The Truman Brewery, London (June 2019)

Loophole: 'Press A' - UWE Gallery, Bristol (June 2019)
2018

Communal Table: 'Odyssey' - Bristol Comic & Zine Fair (October 2018)​
End Of Year Exhibit: 'Sharks' - The Arcade, Broadmead (May 2018)

I Am Kurious: 'Virtual Image' - UWE Gallery, Bristol (January 2018)
2017

Zine Workshop Group - Bristol Comic & Zine Fair (October 2017)

Museum of Curiosities - UWE Gallery, Bristol (October 2017)

Four Four Four - UWE Gallery, Bristol (April 2017)
2016

Photography Showcase - City Of Bristol College (June 2016)

Features:

Achievements:

2021

Joined the "Youtube Partner" Programme on Youtube (March 2021)

2020

Completed the 'Bronze Art Award' as Exhibition Designer for We The Curious (July 2020)
Became an "Affiliate" on Twitch (July 2020)
Winner of the Spike Island Associates Membership Bursary (January 2020 - January 2021)
2019

Participant of UWE Games Jam 2019 (January 2019)
2018

Winner of Bristol VR Lab's "VR The News Hackathon" Event (August 2018)