About Me

Teri Akin has been passionate about photography for 30 years, and has been professional for the past seven. She is a Seattle native and former software designer who is focusing her documentary work on traveling to developing countries, establishing a connection with her subjects while collaborating with a nonprofit for their benefit. Blending her artistic and technical skills with her passion for travel and service, she uses color digital photography to make a difference in the world.  Her work for the past six years has been a spiritual journey documenting compassionate projects worldwide which are changing the lives of women and children.