Women of Vision National Geographic Photographers on Assignment
Carolyn Drake

Carolyn Drake

"Making a good photograph is about editing. It's about seeing something that draws you in but doesn't give everything away."

Carolyn Drake is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Fulbright Fellowship, the Lange Taylor Documentary Prize and a World Press Photo award, and she was a finalist for the Santa Fe Prize. She has spent years documenting the cultures of Central Asia and life in western China’s Uygur region.

Photos by Carolyn Drake

View all Women of Vision PhotographersView all
Women of Vision