A story the world needs to know

And this story will be told by James Nachtwey with his photographs when they are revealed tomorrow, worldwide and on the InterWeb.

Who’s James Nachtwey?

James Nachtwey (born 1948) is an influential American photojournalist and war photographer who has been awarded the Overseas Press Club’s coveted Robert Capa Gold Medal an unprecedented 5 times. In 2003, he was injured by a grenade in an attack on his convoy while serving as a TIME contributing correspondent in Baghdad.

He was awarded one of three 2007 TEDPrize, where he received “one wish to change the world”.

“I’m working on a story that the world needs to know about. I wish for you to help me break it, in a way that provides spectacular proof of the power of news photography in the digital age.”

First, watch his TEDPrize Wish video:

Come 3 October, check his TEDPrize page to see the “Story the world needs to know.

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