CATHERINE KARNOW

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CATHERINE KARNOW

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Catherine Karnow studied photography in high school, and graduated Brown University with honors degrees in Comparative Literature and Semiotics. After a brief career as a filmmaker, she turned her attention to photography full time in 1986.

Her work appears in National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, Smithsonian, French & German GEO and other international publications. Known for her vibrant, emotional and sensitive style of photographing people, Catherine has been teaching photography since 1995; and has taught at Maine Photo Workshops; Santa Fe Photo Workshops and many others.