Cynthia Bittenfield pursues projects that shed light on the human cost of war whether dealing with the issue of post-traumatic stress disorder, documenting the sites of battlefields and atrocity, or considering life on the home front. Recently, her work was included in The Homecoming Project at Fovea in Beacon and Photoville, A Path Home: Visualizing Trauma and Healing, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ, The End of War, Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. Her work has been exhibited at the School of Visual Arts Gallery, and Broadway Gallery, both in New York City, The Print Center in Philadelphia, Photography NOW 2010: Either/And, Part 2: The New Docugraphics at The Center for Photography at Woodstock. Bittenfield is a grant recipient from the School of Visual Arts, New York, where she received her MFA in Photography, Video and Related Media. She lives and works in New York City and is a board emeritus of the Baxter Street/Camera Club of New York.