Photography & Film
Ella Kiviniemi (b. 1991) is a photographer and Master’s Student in Photography at Aalto University with a Minor in Film Editing. She works both on autobiographical projects and large documentary projects about topics like climate change, war and nationality. In 2017, she photographed climate change in Finland for the book Calm Before the Storm (Into 2017), that was awarded as the Public's Favorite for the Finlandia prize in Science Literature, that won the Kanava Prize 2017 and the cover photo by Kiviniemi was awarded the Finnish Press Photo of the Year 2017. Besides photography she works also as a documentary filmmaker, film editor and as an assistant in film and music video productions.