Around the globe, numerous extraordinary individuals dedicate their lives to discovering, preserving, and portraying the stunning diversity of our planet. Truth Files features talented photographers, filmmakers, scientists and explorers who are at the very top of their games, making distinctive marks on history and the world. These series will deliver uniquely intimate perspectives on these gifted visionaries. From National Geographic explorers-in-residence to leading conservationists to photographers, we'll accompany remarkable characters on missions of special significance to them. On these journeys, we'll get inside of the characters' heads and discover exactly what makes them tick. The marks of this series are its depth, its intimacy and its honesty. The programs will seek to go beneath the surface to reveal the inner workings of these truly original individuals.