Photography

In these TED Talks, some of the world's greatest photographers -- from places like National Geographic, Time and Magnum -- share stunning images and the stories behind them.

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“Your soul ages faster in wartime”

Bosnian photojournalist Ziyah Gafić photographs the aftermath of conflict. (Watch his TED Talk, “Everyday objects, tragic histories.”) In his most recent book, Quest for Identit...
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Video playlists about Photography

Close up and personal

12 talks • 3h 29m
These photographers capture beautiful but sobering images, using their art to help fight for social justice.

Natural wonder

8 talks • 1h 46m
What is nature? Follow the camera's eye to many stunning places on the planet -- from the African veldt to the Amazon rainforest to the teeming world under the Arctic ice.

The artist is in.

14 talks • 2h 52m
Why create? Artists and designers share their work, their process and their vision in these deeply personal -- and often hilarious -- talks.


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TED Book: Would You Stay?

Would You Stay?

If your home became toxic, would you stay? Photojournalist Michael Forster Rothbart visits the holdouts in Chernobyl and Fukushima to understand the meaning of home.
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