Ellie Pritts is an internationally-recognized photographer and emerging director based in Los Angeles. Her imaginative work has captured the attention of esteemed publications such as WIRED and TIME, who named her one of the top photographers to follow in the U.S. Most recently, Ellie was brought on to launch and Art Direct Apple's official Instagram account, @apple. Prior to that, she founded the world’s first collaborative photography app, Hippo. She now additionally works as a marketing consultant for professional creatives.
Hailing from Chicago, Ellie began her career in the arts as a classically trained cellist who studied at Merit School of Music and Northern Illinois University. She went on to launch her photography business at the age of 19, dropping out of school to pursue her craft full time.