Izabela Zielińska is a graduate of the Faculty of Fine Arts at The Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun (NCU). She won the first prize in the National Photography Competition “Radomskie Małe Formaty” in 1996. In 2000 she received a prize in the same contest. She was also awarded in 2008 at the Teacher Creativity Festival in Lodz. In 2009 the Photography Society in Lodz gave her a bronze medal for her artistic achievements.
She is a tutor of photography in AP Edukacja in Lodz and a tutor of history of Art in Wyższa Szkoła Kupiecka in Lodz.
She is an Art teacher and an Art history teacher in the Institute of Innovative Training and Academy of Humanities and Economics in Lodz. Apart from photography she is also engaged in artistic and photography education of children, teenagers and adults. She lives and works in Lodz.