9th Place Award in the “Environmental Portrait” category. Photo by Kristen Gianaris, United States.

Kristen Gianaris

Award-winning photography by Kristen Gianaris

Kristen Gianaris is a photographer, writer, and experiential educator. Her work aims to combine the three disciplines in a way that peaks the curiosity of others and ultimately drives a deeper sense of empathy.

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