AP Photographer Muhammed Muheisen, who was also one member of a group of AP photographers that was awarded the coveted Pulitzer Prize earlier this year for their work documenting the Syrian civil war, was just named TIME Magazine's Best Wire Photographer of 2013. Muheisen is AP's Chief Photographer in Pakistan and is currently in South Africa, covering the memorial services of former President Nelson Mandela.

Photo Caption: Pakistani schoolgirls, who were displaced with their families from Pakistan's tribal areas due to fighting between militants and the army, chant prayers during a class to pay tribute for five female teachers and two aid workers who were killed by gunmen on Tuesday, at a school in a slum on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013. Gunmen in northwest Pakistan killed five female teachers and two aid workers on Tuesday in an ambush on a van carrying workers home from their jobs at a community center, officials said. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen) License this photo

Keywords: Muhammed Muheisen, Muhammed Muheisen photos, Muhammed Muheisen Images, AP Photographer Muhammed Muheisen, TIME Magazine's Best Wire Photographer of 2013, Muhammed Muheisen TIME Magazine, Muhammed Muheisen Best Wire Photographer of 2013, Photographer Muhammed Muheisen, Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography, Pulitzer Prize Winner Muhammed Muheisen, Pulitzer Prize Muhammed Muheisen

TIME asked Muheisen to keep a video diary, adding sound and motion to his photographic record of his travels and his assignments.

Credit: TIME Lightbox 

Message Box

All contents © copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved.