Visual Stories

'The Future is Female' From a New Angle

By Phoebe Barrett and Ellen Clipson - 4 min read

International Women's Day is about making a long-term impact. Our editors' curated this unique collection to show what that impact by capturing the female generations around the world. Find your perfect visual for #IWD2019.

With International Women’s Day almost here we got thinking about the importance of women across the globe and the stories they could tell - no matter what age.

Whether it be mothers, sisters, step-mums, aunties, granny’s, or great grandmothers. These photos show us that age is a just a number, and a number worth celebrating together.

water, lake, nature, women, leisure activity

Using Visuals to Tell Stories of Female Generations

real people, child, sitting, togetherness, women
architecture, building exterior, built structure, one person, building
group of people, real people, indoors, women, traditional clothing
one person, architecture, real people, young adult, young women
 Babyhood,  Bonding,  Care,  Close-Up,  Elvas
 6-7 Years,  Blond Hair,  Casual Clothing,  Caucasian Ethnicity,  Child
two people, night, togetherness, young women, illuminated
plant, field, two people, women, land
real people, child, togetherness, women, childhood
beach, land, sea, sand, women
real people, women, lifestyles, togetherness, people
Arrangement, Bonding, Caucasian Ethnicity, Chair, Daughter
 18-23 Months,  Baby Girls,  Babyhood,  Blond Hair,  Casual Clothing
two people, sitting, togetherness, casual clothing, real people
two people, togetherness, women, real people, bonding
two people, sea, rear view, rock - object, real people
water, sky, sea, full length, two people
two people, rear view, togetherness, real people, bonding
women, lifestyles, full length, real people, leisure activity
full length, two people, childhood, females, child
full length, group of people, casual clothing, young adult, real people
land, field, sky, real people, environment
women, headshot, young women, young adult, emotion
 30-34 Years,  Close-Up,  Day,  Extreme Close-Up,  Eyes Closed
portrait, looking at camera, smiling, front view, clothing
one person, nature, plant, full length, standing
 4-5 Years,  75-79 Years,  Asian And Indian Ethnicities,  Bonding,  Childhood
one person, senior adult, real people, adult, portrait
childhood, three quarter length, child, women, indoors
 35-39 Years,  Adult,  Baby,  Bonding,  Boys
 10-11 Years,  14-15 Years,  45-49 Years,  Bonding,  Casual Clothing
 35-39 Years,  Adult,  Affectionate,  Baby,  Baby Girls
 60-64 Years,  Beach,  Day,  Females,  Horizontal Image
 2-3 Years,  70-74 Years,  Blond Hair,  Bonding,  Boys

Looking for more photos to share this International Women’s Day? Check out the exclusive EyeEm X IWD Image Collection here.

If you are feeling inspired to play your part in celebrating women through photography, submit your photo for the official #IWD2019 Photo Compeition, and win the ultimate NIKON Z 6 Kit!