Honorable Mention Environmental Portrait by Karen Kelly, United States

Karen Kelly

Award-winning photography by Karen Kelly

Karen Kelly is a documentary family and wedding photographer focused on telling the lifelong stories of her subjects. Her Boston-based studio believes is that family is everything. Big moments, little moments, they all add up to a life full of deep relationships that should be celebrated in a way that reminds us and our children of how beautiful and complex we all are as people.

The Documentary Family Awards is an international competition in search of the insightful and meaningful ways that documentary photographers explore the interpretation of family.