Elena is a travel journalist and a photographer experimenting with video and documentary-making. After graduating in American Literature at The University of Edinburgh, she has reported extensively from Italy, France, United Kingdom, Asia, and the U.S, covering travel news and reportage stories for National Geographic, Italian daily Corriere della Sera, Latitudes Life, The Travel Magazine, and others. She contributes to Where Traveler and several other magazines and newspaper. In 2012 she founded HUMAN TALES, a website where she uploads her photos. Her first collection of short stories, illustrated by London-based artist Elisa Carutti, are soon to be published. In 2018 she finished her first documentary Bee My Job and started a project on Japan. Most of her video and journalism work can be seen on this website.