Columbia Hillen

Columbia Hillen

Bun na Leaca, Doneal, Ireland

About Columbia Hillen

Over twelve years of experience as a photo-journalist for various publications in Eastern Europe, the United States and Ireland with photographs selected for international exhibitions. A congenital, incurable commitment to meeting deadlines. Energetic self-starter with excellent technical, organisational and creative skills.
Wide range of news and feature photographs published in various newspapers in Ireland over the last five years (including group and individual shots at events ranging from large-scale meetings to indoor cultural events and outdoor activities).
Travel photographs published in a series of international magazines in the US as well as in Europe (including The Guardian, London).
The photographs include landscapes, interiors and food images, as well as of people involved in local customs and traditions.
Photographic portfolio selected for a multimedia 'Art Takes Miami' exhibition at the SCOPE Art Show, Florida.
Photographic work selected by the "˜International Women's Initiative' for its 2013 calendar. One photograph portrays a group of local women washing in the River Ganges, which I took during recent travels throughout India.
Photographs, mainly business and finance-related, published in the national, English-language newspaper in Romania

Education

Journalism and Communications University, Bucharest Romania