Alison Wright

Country: United States 🇺🇸

Alison Wright, an award-winning documentary photographer, travels to all regions of the globe photographing traditional cultures and people while covering issues concerning the human condition. She is a recipient of the Dorothea Lange Award in Documentary Photography, a two-time winner of the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Award, and was recently named a National Geographic Traveler of the Year as "someone who travels with a sense of passion and purpose." She has published ten books including her latest, "Human Tribe," a series of global portraits celebrating the diverse visual tapestry of humanity. Alison’s photography is represented by the National Geographic Image Collection and she has been published in numerous magazines including National Geographic, National Geographic Traveler, National Geographic Adventure, Outside, Islands and Smithsonian. Her experience working in post-disaster/conflict areas inspired her to establish a foundation called Faces of Hope (; a non-profit that globally supports women and children’s rights by creating visual awareness and donating directly to grass-roots organizations that help sustain them through education and healthcare. Her website is
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