Velar Grant  is a documentary photographer and visual storyteller based in London,UK. She studied photojournalism at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London and trained in various photo projects. In 2011 she won Picture of the Year Prize II place in Germany. In 2016 her photo essay Forgotten Children of Idomeni won first prize at Mobile Photography Award. She has worked on assignments all over the world, covering topics as diverse as those she chooses for her own projects. Velar is an experienced photographer who can photograph anything that is happening and as a portrait photographer both on location and in the studio. Her publications and clients include The Guardian, Wall Street Journal, The Times, The Telegraph, National Geographic, International Street Photographer and others. Her works was exhibited in Darkroom Gallery, Vermont USA, 6x6 Center for Photography in Limassol, Cyprus and MPA 2016 exhibition in Milan,Italy. She  is a licensed member of Natioanl Union of Journalists UK and photographer at Zuma Press USA.