"You have to hurry if you want to see something, everything disappears." (Paul Cézanne)
Charles Ellena is a swiss based photographer, focusing on photojournalism and street photography. He is interested in people and their stories and tells them by means of a visual language that is documentary and classical.
He received prestigious awards such as "Winner and Swiss Press Photographer of the year 2008" (Swiss Press Photo), "Winner category sports 2004" (Swiss Press Photo), "Price for special achievements in photojournalism 1992" (Swiss Press Photo)