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Photographer Rescues 3 People from Car Sinking into Frozen Pond

11 days ago   |   By Peta Pixel

Bellevue, Nebraska photographer Terry Ingram is incredibly grateful that his Nikon DSLR stopped working in the middle of an outing last weekend. If it hadn't, three young men might not be alive today.
Ingram shared the incredible story with the Omaha World Herald and KETV 7 , explaining how a bit of photographic bad luck made sure that he was in the right place at the right time.
Ingram was out shooting eagles near Offutt Base Lake this past Saturday. Around noon, his camera abruptly stopped working.
“I tried to press on the shutter and nothing happened,” Ingram tells PetaPixel. “I took my...
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