Elizabeth Ellenwood received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Photography from The New Hampshire Institute of Art in 2010. Since beginning her graduate degree at The University of Connecticut, she has merged her passion for the ocean with her artistic practice. Ellenwood uses her knowledge in photography to visually explore and bring attention to critical environmental issues we are facing today. This year, her project Among the Tides has received The Connecticut Sea Grant Arts Support Award, The Zachs Award, and The Denis Roussel Merit Award. She recently exhibited her work at The Vermont Center of Photography and at The Alexey von Schlippe Gallery.