Claiborne Swanson-Frank began her career working in New York as Vogue Editor Anna Wintour's assistant, before transitioning to her true passion of photography and is now collaborating with Assouline, the fashion publisher, on a book about American women and American beauty, due out in spring 2012.
The inspirations from the Global Explorers and the Travel Stories from the world’s foremost cultural voices are united by a fluency in world cultures. Whether taking photographs, journaling their thoughts or sharing their favorite travel memories, The Global Explorers describe what makes each destination and vacation unique. The Travel Stories, each told from a unique creative perspective, showcase quintessential travel experiences. Together, they convey a passion for memorable travel experiences.