The Biggest Fight of War Photographer Joao Silva’s Life

Here’s an inspiring video in which we hear war photographer Joao Silva discuss the biggest fight of his life: losing his legs to a land mine in Afghanistian and fighting to return to his career. We’ve reported on Silva’s story a number of times before.

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  • ISO 1200 Magazine

    It is a hard story. Joao Silva is working again and his first assignment was to photograph the Medal of Honor ceremony of a former Marine, Dakota Meyer with President Obama. The President asked him: How does it feel to work again? and Joao Silva answered the president. “Well, I’ll know about that later,” he said.  “When I take a picture.”