• Beginning her career, Kara worked as a photo editor at National Geographic Adventure Magazine and the World Picture Network in New York.

    Since 2008, Kara has worked as a photographer and multi-platform visual journalist, documenting daily life in the isolated kingdom of Bhutan; political movements in Myanmar, Cambodia, Haiti, Brunei and the UK and travel stories throughout India, Thailand and Indonesia.

    Kara studied at NYU's Gallatin School of Individualized Study where she concentrated in South Asian Studies and Photography. She also holds an MA in Digital Journalism from Goldsmiths University of London.

    She joined CNN International in 2016.