Cristina Aldehuela 

Photographer 

Cristina Aldehuela is a freelance photojournalist covering the continent of Africa. She obtained a bachelor's degree in Journalism at University of Sevilla and she obtained a MA in Photojournalism at Autonomous University of Barcelona. She has worked as a journalist in Diario de Sevilla, a local newspaper from Sevilla, but since 2013 she only works as a freelance photographer. "Photography is my way to see the world, to perceive the emotions that spring up around it". She has traveled to many countries seeking those little individual stories that narrate us the transformation of a society. Her previous work was focused mainly on Balkans and Caucasus, where she has worked on long projects. She is based in Accra, Ghana. Since November of 2016 she works with AFP as a freelance photographer. Other clients include: Newsweek, Financial Times, Science Magazine or European Commission. 


Copies of Lelo Burti story on sale at Jean-Denis Walter Gallery, Paris. 

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2016

30 Under 30 Woman Photographers


2015

XVIII Eddie Adams Workshop student 

Gold Medal Reportage Story at Sportfolio Festival  

​Kolga Tbilisi Photo finalist

​2nd prize Sports Picture Story POYi

Finalist at Photon Festival  


2014

Honor Mention IPA AWARDS 

Finalist Bakclight Photo Festival 
Finalist DESENCAJA PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS


2013

Finalist DESENCAJA PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS