Barbara Davidson

Los Angeles Times photographer Barbara Davidson spent two years documenting how gang violence is destroying innocent lives in the City of Angels. Her project, Caught in the Crossfire, went on to win the Pulitzer and Emmy awards.

Persona grata


Barbara Davidson

Canadian Barbara Davidson is a photographer for the Los Angeles Times. In 2011 she won the Pulitzer Prize and an Emmy Award for her work on the victims of gang violence and their families in Los Angeles. Davidson had already won a Pulitzer in 2006 as part of a group of photographers that documented the destruction caused by Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. She has worked around the world, for example in Rwanda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Middle East and China.