Kate T. Parker, Andrew Ference

Andrew Ference & Kate T. Parker: "Strong Is The New Pretty"

Kate T. Parker, Andrew Ference

Talk: Andrew Ference & Kate T. Parker: "Strong Is The New Pretty"

Girls being fearless. Girls being silly. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, through more than 175 memorable photographs, the strength and spirit of girls being 100% themselves. Watch Kate T. Parker, a professional photographer who finds the real beauty in girls, and Andrew Ference, a retired NHL Stanley Cup Champion and father of two girls, talk about empowering young girls through sports.

Kate T. Parker

KATE T. PARKER is a mother, wife, Ironman, and professional photographer who shoots both personal projects and commercial work for her clients. Her STRONG IS THE NEW PRETTY photo series led to collaborations with brands such as Disney, Athleta, Kellogg’s, and NBC.

Andrew Ference

Andrew Ference started in the NHL during the 1999–2000 season and has played for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Calgary Flames, Boston Bruins, and Edmonton Oilers. In 2011, Ference helped the Bruins to their 6th Stanley Cup Championship.

Strong Is The New Pretty

Girls being fearless. Girls being silly. Girls being wild, stubborn, and proud. Girls whose faces are smeared with dirt and lit up with joy. So simple and yet so powerful, Strong Is the New Pretty celebrates, through more than 175 memorable photographs, the strength and spirit of girls being 100% themselves.

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