Six impressive, teenagers were awarded a Creative Code Apprenticeship to work alongside two Creative Code women artists and develop an interactive artwork for the renowned Dolby Laboratories' Digital Ribbon Screen on Market Street in San Francisco. Over the course of 10 weeks, the six Bay Area girls explored how to use web development, data visualization, generative art, gaming, and interactive media to create new works of art that tell their own story.

Photographing beautiful brains and all the radiance and confidence that comes with that was an inspiring experience. Hearing them reflect as they talked about their work, process, growth and what they learned as young coders, artists and collaborators was pretty damn powerful. But the caliber of the work they developed alongside their mature eloquence and articulation had me lost in an empowered trance. If you don't know by now....

The future is female.  Get with it.