About the Project
For 130 years, National Geographic has documented the world and all that is in it with stunning photography that captures the soul of a story beyond the words on a page.
Some of the most powerful narratives of the past decade have been produced by a forward-thinking generation of women photojournalists as different as the places and the subjects they have covered. But they all share the same passion and commitment to storytelling that has come to define National Geographic.
Women of Vision was curated by National Geographic Senior Photo Editor Elizabeth Krist, who had the challenging task of choosing a selection of images to best represent the broad portfolios of the 11 extraordinary photographers.
Women of Vision is a tribute to the spirit and the ambition of these journalists and artists who have created riveting experiences for millions through the insightful, sensitive, and strategic use of a camera. From the last great wildernesses of Africa to the tumult of the Jersey Shore, these stories explore the realities of our world and the depths of what it means to be human in the 21st Century. These women of vision have taken millions with them on assignment through the pages of National Geographic–and in the process have set a new standard for excellence that will continue to inspire for decades to come.
The exhibition is not sponsored or otherwise affiliated with World Vision, Inc. or its “Women of Vision” programs.
"These beautiful photographs...have the power to stop time and document life."
A tribute to the spirit of a forward-thinking generation of photojournalists who have created riveting experiences through the strategic and sensitive use of a camera, Women of Vision explores the realities of our world–and the depths of what it means to be human in the 21st century.
With an introduction by Chris Johns, Editor in Chief of National Geographic magazine, and a thoughtful foreword by acclaimed journalist Ann Curry, this book presents both personal reflections and stunning selections of photographic assignment work over the past decade.
Click here to purchase the catalogue. Available anywhere books are sold.
August 16, 2016 Time Out Chicago
May 18, 2016 Chicago Tribune
May 18, 2016 Chicago Reader
May 16, 2016 DNAinfo.com Chicago
May 16, 2016 Chicago Tribune
May 6, 2016 Crain's Chicago Business
April 21, 2016 Orlando Sentinel
April 20, 2016 Orlando Weekly
February 17, 2016 Orlando Sentinel
January 27, 2016 Around Osceola
January 26, 2016 Orlando Magazine
January 25,2016 Central Florida Future
January 25 2016 WESH
January 22, 2016 WFME
January 21, 2016 Central Florida Future
January 21, 2016 Orlando Weekly
January 13, 2016 Orlando Weekly
December 14, 2015 Bungalower
December 9, 2015 ABC News
November 13, 2014 The Detroit News
September 22, 2014 Huffington Post
April 9, 2014 Creative Loafing Charlotte
April 1, 2014 The Wall Street Journal
March 26, 2014 NPR
March 24, 2014 Charlotte Observer
March 2, 2014 NPR
January 20, 2014
December 4, 2013 PBS Newshour
November 14, 2013 CNN World
November 12, 2013 Washington Post The Fold
October 16, 2013 NPR ideastream
October 14, 2013 The Washington Post
October 12, 2013 Wired
October 12, 2013 San Diego Union Tribune
October 12, 2013 USA Today
October 11, 2013 BBC News
October 10, 2013 Hyperallergic
October 10, 2013 American Banker
October 10, 2013 MSNBC
October 10, 2013 Charlotte Observer
October 10, 2013 The State
October 10, 2013 National Geographic PROOF Blog
October 10, 2013 New York Times 'Lens' Blog
October 3, 2013 Wall Street Journal