Tierney Farrell is a photographer and artist based in New York, New York. Inspired by the truth that all humans are the same at the core, Tierney uses a warm approach in photography to break barriers of outward differences to seek a raw honesty within her subjects. She places high value on relationships and takes genuine interest and care in people, which creates the foundation for her work. Her work embodies the strength, dignity and beauty of her subjects with a natural and classic approach. Her international portrait work has been recognized by National Geographic editors and photographers through features in their online publications and worldwide photo contests, including being a winner in the #endpoverty challenge partnered with World Bank.