Photographer Inspiration: Jimmy Nelson

Photographer Jimmy Nelson has set out on a photo project that no one else may ever be able to complete. He's photographing and telling the stories of 35 elusive tribes that are vanishing as the world progresses. Watch his TED talk and learn more about this important photo project.

Darren Rowse writes:

Got 12 minutes? Check out this TED talk by photographer Jimmy Nelson who tells the story behind his amazing project ‘Before they Pass Away‘. A project where Jimmy sets out to photograph 35 of the world’s most secluded tribes. In this video Jimmy shares 3 lessons (through story) that he’s learned through meeting and photographing these tribes.

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