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Lisa Kristine: Glimpses of modern day slavery

According to UN estimates, 27 million people are currently enslaved across the globe. With an imperative message, photographer Lisa Kristine shares images from her travels documenting some of their daily realities. Lisa Kristine uses photography to expose deeply human stories

By | August 11th, 2012|Featured, Press & Media, Videos|Comments Off on Lisa Kristine: Glimpses of modern day slavery

Weather Channel Article on Lisa Kristine

Curiosity may have killed the cat, but photographer Lisa Kristine trusts hers to keep her moving. “I am very curious and very trusting of my curiosity,” she told weather.com. “I feel like things culminate from that.” Her curiosity has served her well, even as a child when she would browse her mother’s bookshelf of anthropology [...]

By | August 29th, 2016|Press & Media|Comments Off on Weather Channel Article on Lisa Kristine

Interview on My Modern Met

Interview: Photographer Creates Instant Connection to Cultures From Halfway Across the World Humanitarian photographer Lisa Kristine doesn't just take images of the world, she tells stories of change. She documents the most beautiful landscapes that are rarely seen. For more than thirty years, she has showcased portraits of indigenous cultures in more than 100 countries [...]

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Daily Mail Article: “Stunning Photos Reveal Indigenous Cultures Around the World”

An American photographer who has travelled to more than 100 countries on six continents has revealed a incredible back catalogue of pictures that showcase indigenous cultures in harmony with their natural environment. Lisa Kristine's latest collection, titled Intimate Expanse, examines the complex and different relationships between humans and the land which they live off, across [...]

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The Freedom Center in Cincinnati Features Lisa Kristine Exhibit

This article also contains audio of Lisa's radio interview about the exhibit at the Freedom Center, click the link here to listen. Humanitarian photographer Lisa Kristine, who specializes in indigenous peoples worldwide, uses her powerful images and intimate portrayals to elevate awareness of social causes such as modern slavery. The United Nations estimates there are approximately [...]

By | May 23rd, 2016|News, Press & Media|Comments Off on The Freedom Center in Cincinnati Features Lisa Kristine Exhibit

The Heartbreaking Reality of Sex Slavery and ‘Debt Bondage’

X-files star Gillian Anderson plays a character inspired by Lisa Kristine in the new film 'SOLD'. Adapted from the internationally bestselling novel by Patricia McCormick, Sold follows a 13-year-old Nepali girl named Lakshmi whose father sends her to Kolkata, India, to work as a domestic servant. Instead, she finds herself living as a sex slave [...]

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North Bay photographer Lisa Kristine inspires character in the movie ‘Sold’

Article from the Press Democrat Lisa Kristine created her own job, traveling the world to take photos of indigenous people in remote places, and eventually emerged with own job title. Now she is invariably designated the “humanitarian photographer,” best known for documenting slavery around the world with photos of people laboring in gold mines in [...]

By | May 10th, 2016|Homepage Teasers, News, Press & Media|Comments Off on North Bay photographer Lisa Kristine inspires character in the movie ‘Sold’

SOLD – New movie featuring character based on Lisa Kristine

Through one extraordinary girl’s story, SOLD illustrates the brutality of child trafficking and her journey to freedom. https://vimeo.com/100906572 Gillian Anderson's (X-Files)  role as a photographer in the SOLD is inspired by photographer Lisa Kristine who has documented slavery around the world. They met on set and Lisa showed Gillian how she works in the field—quickly. [...]

By | December 18th, 2015|Press & Media, Videos|Comments Off on SOLD – New movie featuring character based on Lisa Kristine

Lisa Kristine reveals the brutal conditions – and uplifting humanity – of today’s slaves

Photographer Lisa Kristine has traveled the globe for three decades, inviting viewers to deeply connect with her subjects. By Marilyn Jones, Correspondent DECEMBER 29, 2014 Courtesy of Lisa Kristine SONOMA, CALIF. — When people describe photographer Lisa Kristine, two words invariably surface: compassion and humility. For the past 30 years, while practicing her art of [...]

By | December 16th, 2015|News, Press & Media|Comments Off on Lisa Kristine reveals the brutal conditions – and uplifting humanity – of today’s slaves

Bound for Freedom Film

Humanitarian photographer Lisa Kristine makes it her mission to seek out and document global slavery. Director Erica Jordan follows Kristine as she negotiates her way into Sonagachi, the largest red-light district in Kolkata, India, and the subject of the Academy Award-winning Born Into Brothels (MVFF 2004). There, Kristine shoots portraits of the enslaved women while [...]

By | October 12th, 2014|Featured, News, Videos|Comments Off on Bound for Freedom Film

Reflections on Presence from Ancient Cultures: Lisa Kristine

Humanitarian photographer Lisa Kristine shares her experiences photographing the world's ancient cultures at Wisdom 2.0 2014.

By | March 20th, 2014|Featured, News, Press & Media, Videos|Comments Off on Reflections on Presence from Ancient Cultures: Lisa Kristine