Ann Curry, a 30-year veteran journalist and NBC News
anchor, returns to dangerous corners of Africa so often that she's lost
count. Even though she travels with the latest video technology, she
always takes along a simple still camera to create her favorite and most
"It's important for me to give back forgotten
people their voice, but still photographs can express some things much
more deeply," said Curry. "I've found myself using it more and more,
interweaving my stills into the finished piece as a kind of beat. They
let viewers take in the story with greater thoughtfulness."
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