Ellie Van Houtte
Women Photojournalists of Washington
Toledo, OH, USA
Ellie Van Houtte is a photographer and multimedia storyteller dedicated to documenting community stories. In addition to working on feature assignments for editorial clients in Ohio and across the U.S., she also helps international organizations tell their stories through visual communications.
Throughout her career, Ellie has focused on connecting people together through communications. Ellie’s experiences range from documenting stories about climate change, women’s economic empowerment & electoral mobilization from communities across the world to leading social media and digital communications at the U.S. Agency for International Development. With experience as a photojournalist and writer for local and international news outlets, Ellie is also a passionate storyteller who brings clarity to complex subjects.
With advance notice, Ellie can be scheduled for freelance photography, storytelling and consulting opportunities, including:
• Feature stories for editorial clients
• Photo stories for non-profit and community organizations
• Freelance photojournalism assignments
• Storytelling for NGOs (photography, video and writing)
• Special event & conference photography
• Creative commercial work
Follow Ellie's recent professional and personal projects on Instagram and on her website at
2015 - Wom. Photojournalists of Washington Juried Exhibit, 2018 - Wom. Photojournalists of Washington Juried Exhibit, 2012 - Wom. Photojournalists of Washington Juried Exhibit, 2017 - FotoWeek DC Winner, 2016 - DC Exposed Photography Exhibit
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