Chryssa is a photographer and a filmmaker based in London. She has a strong background in editorial photography and TV news production working on assignments for major media organizations and NGOs in Europe, USA and Asia including BBC online, The Guardian, The Times, Vanity Fair, ActionAid UK, Red Cross, Associated Press Television News, ZDF and others. Her work has been widely exhibited. From 2000 and for five years she was based in Jerusalem working in Israel and the Palestinian Territories as a freelance photographer for Panos Pictures. In Jerusalem she also worked at the photo-desk of the Associated Press. Chryssa currently directs, produces and edits news and documentary films while photographing for various international clients. She holds an MA in Documentary Research for Film and TV (University of the Arts London).