The Photo Ark (NBC Nightly News)

National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore is on a mission to document as many species as he can for an ongoing personal effort, Photo Ark. NBC Nightly News environmental affairs correspondent Anne Thompson joined Joel Sartore for one shoot for the project at the Lincoln Children’s Zoo.

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