A bit of light in a time of tragedy.

Yep. That photo was captured by journalist Chris Moody, who shared it immediately via Twitter. The power of Twitter is such that news can be shared in real-time.

Here are Moody’s tweets from on-the-scene of the Navy Yard shooting Monday.

And then the iconic photo:

The best of humanity, indeed. What a beautiful reminder of the good in people during a time of darkness.

The “Today Show” did pick up on the story:

You  can watch the full video here, but have tissues handy:

Thank you, Mr. Moody, for capturing that incredible moment.