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Out of Africa: Conservation efforts boost mountain gorilla population

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Science writer Christina Larson, Washington; visual journalists Bram Janssen, Istanbul, and Marshall Ritzel, New York, and global enterprise photographer Felipe Dana for the seventh installment of the “What Can Be Saved” series, working across formats to produce a stunning look at one of the planet’s rare conservation victories: the recovering populations of Africa’s mountain gorillas. The team endured long, steep hikes and fought through dense underbrush to get close to the animals, as well as building strong portraits of the people who live and work alongside the gorillas.

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