A photograph from Kitra Cahana’s look at “The Teenage Brain.” Ms. Cahana has been designated one of National Geographic’s 11 “Women of Vision,” and her work is included in an exhibition that opened last week at the National Geographic Museum in Washington, D.C. See the work of Ms. Cahana and 10 other female photojournalists on the “Women of Vision” Web site.
Kitra Cahana is a documentary and fine art photographer whose work explores important social, anthropological, and spiritual themes. Born in Miami, but raised in Canada and Sweden, Kitra earned her B.A. in philosophy from McGill University and her M.A. in visual and media anthropology from the Freie Universitat in Berlin.
Caption: AUSTIN, TEXAS - NOVEMBER 12: Star of the Anderson high school football team, 18-year-old, Connor Sheehan is seen during the singing of the national anthem prior to the friday night football game on November 12, 2010. Connor plays a number of different positions for the team, including linebacker and is the key player who is being considered for football scholarships. (Photo by Kitra Cahana/Reportage by Getty Images)