Flip through the pages of any issue of the National Geographic magazine and you'll find eye-opening and evocative images which are among the best published anywhere in the world. Earning the 'yellow border' is one of the most highly-prized accomplishments in photojournalism. This video set contains 12 programmes that go behind the lens of iconic images.
Extreme Exposures Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a National Geographic photographer or how they get those one-in-a-million shots? Now, in this 10 episode adventure series, you get to live their stories as you ride shotgun on incredible journeys into the wild, onto the ice, beneath the waves - anywhere their assignments take them. These are pros, the best shooters in the world who don't flinch in extreme environments and who always come back with that magic shot. Top 10 Photos of 2009 Even among these striking images there are some that stand out as instant icons for our times and our world. What really sets National Geographic Magazine's photos apart are the stories behind them. With flair, action and behind-the-scenes footage, National Geographic's Top 10 Photos of 2009 counts down the best of the best from the Magazine. The Photographers For generations, National Geographic Magazine has revealed the beauty, variety and mystery of our planet. For most of that time the stories have been told with compelling images as well as words. Who are the people behind the camera? Meet some of the world's best photographers as they reflect on their jobs and on their art.