Originally from Western Massachusetts, Eli Geller moved to the California Bay Area in 2009, to explore and photograph the Western United States.  Inspired by the unique landscapes of the natural world, he uses film and darkroom printing methods to make his prints.  In 2013, Eli received the Pirkle Jones Grant for his photographic work. Eli is dedicated to preserving wild, undeveloped land, and to the expansion of his personal, artistic, and creative expression.