NG Live!: Michael Nichols: Photographing Africa's Wildest Beasts

One of the world's leading wildlife photographers, Michael "Nick" Nichols, uses cutting-edge technologies to capture new views of two of Africa's most recognized animals—the lion and the elephant—in hopes of quelling human-animal conflict and saving the iconic creatures from extinction.

The National Geographic Live! series brings thought-provoking presentations by today’s leading explorers, scientists, photographers, and performing artists right to your YouTube feed. Each presentation is filmed in front of a live audience at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C. New clips air every Monday.