10 National Geographic Photographers Give Thanks for the Photos That Changed Them

As a new photo editor at National Geographic, I was eager to learn more about the photographers we work with, many of whom I haven’t met in person. In honor of Thanksgiving, I asked ten of them to share an image that they were especially thankful for havi

As a new photo editor at National Geographic, I was eager to learn more about the photographers we work with, many of whom I haven’t met in person. In honor of Thanksgiving, I asked ten of them to share an image that they were especially thankful for having taken – one that had perhaps changed the way they thought about something, or had a large impact on the trajectory of their career. Below are the stories and images they shared.—Jessie Wender

30 Photos Capture the Spirit of the Weird and Wonderful World That is Coney Island - Feature Shoot

Lauren Grabelle Marisha Camp Norman Borden Summer is winding down, but our latest group show makes us wish it could last a little bit longer. We were overwhelmed with the…

Summer is winding down, but our latest group show makes us wish it could last a little bit longer. We were overwhelmed with the number of photos submitted to our Coney Island call, each one bursting with colorful chaos. Jessie Wender, Senior Photo Editor at National Geographic magazine and former photo editor at The New Yorker, judged this month’s submissions to bring us the best of a wide selection.