September 11th: Witness to Tragedy

Six members of the NYPPA recount their personal experiences on The attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001.

Kevin P. Coughlin – “I had to move through the darkness until I finally reached ground zero.”

Susan Watts – “I had to run for my life…twice.”

Aristide Economopoulos – “I knew I had to get out of there, so I walked into pitch darkness holding the handrail as I went up.”

Ricky Flores – “The Praise is not worth the price. I wish that I never had to take that picture.”

Todd Maisel – “We were so close to losing many of our photographic brothers and sisters on that day.”

Joe McNally – “These are not blow ups.”