“I wanted to portray the violent transformation of nature in the European periphery. I have experienced that the concept of wilderness, and virgin land untouched by humans, has disintegrated.” –Helene Schmitz
Anna Pantelia is a Greek photojournalist based in Greece.
She holds an MA Degree in International Communication and Development (City University London) and a BA in Photography and Audiovisual Arts (Athens’ Technological Educational Institute).
Her photographs and interviews have been published on the major media organizations such as BBC, The Telegraph, The Guardian, Vice News, Focus It, El Pais and the Major Greek Newspapers and Tv Channels. In 2014 she was nominated by The Guardian as the Student Photographer of the Year and In 2015 she was named as one of the best 30 emerging documentary photographers under 30.
Anna’s work is focusing in immigration and political issues in Europe. She is contributor at Echo Agency and she has been official photographer of CERN between 2013-2014.