Raised in Washington D.C., Gabrielle picked up a camera at 17-years-old. She learned photography the old- fashioned way and spent countless hours in the darkroom as a high school senior. After graduating high school, Gabrielle moved to New York City where she studied art history and fine art photography.Gabrielle spent many years working in a black and white photo lab as a professional spotter, retouching fine-art photographs by hand. In 2014 she moved out West to start her career as a freelance photojournalist in San Francisco. Gabrielle found a great deal of guidance by attending the Missouri Photo Workshops, the Mountain Workshops and the Eddie Adams Workshop. In 2016 Gabrielle joined the staff of The San Francisco Chronicle where she has been pursuing both stills and video. Most recently she began organizing the Bay Area Women Photograph meet-ups where photographers in the San Francisco gather for events, to share ideas and collaborate on work.
• Atlanta Photojournalism Award: 1st Place Feature 2020
• Emmy Award Regional Winner 2020
• Emmy Award Regional Winner 2018
• Best of NPPA: Environmental Award 2017
• Lumix Award for Northern California Wildfires 2017
• American Photography Award Winner 2017-2020
• Atlanta Photojournalism Award- 3rd Place Winner 2017
Clients/ Published work:
The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, The Chicago Tribune, TIME, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Guardian, National Geographic Magazine, The Atlantic, Reuters, CNN, MIT Technology Review, Mother Jones and more.
Please feel free to reach out and say hello !