Heather Whitten is a self-taught documentary photographer and educator.  She was born in Texas in 1986, raised in Eastern North Carolina and now lives with her husband, Thomas, and four children in Tampa, FL. The image of her husband comforting their sick one year old son in the shower went viral in 2016 and was published by New York Magazine, today.com, The Telegraph, among others.  She was recently interviewed by The Washington Post about the importance of taking and sharing intimate family photos.