Archivo de la etiqueta: 20th Century

Steve McCurry / photographer

Steve McCurry_Afghan Girl_1984 Who can forget the iconic portrait  photograph of the Afghan Girl that appeared in the National Geographic magazine in June 1985. It was the most recognized image in the history of the magazine which captured a close-up … Seguir leyendo

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Einstein with his Tongue Out – Arthur Sasse, 1951

What makes an image unforgettable? What is Relativity? How Albert Einstein explain about relativity. He said that when you sit with a nice girl for two hours, it seems like two minutes. When you sit on a hot stove for … Seguir leyendo

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Napalm Girl Photo (1972)

Terror of War Photo – Nick Ut On June 8, 1972, AP Photographer Nick Ut captured what would become a Pulitzer Prize winning photo depicting children fleeing from a Napalm bombing during the Vietnam War. In the center of the frame … Seguir leyendo

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Flag Raising on Iwo Jima (1945)

Iwo Jima Flag-Raising Photo The photograph at the right of Marines raising the American flag at the summit of Mt. Suribachi during the battle for Iwo Jima has become an enduring image of bravery and heroism. However, this was actually … Seguir leyendo

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Guerrillero Heroico (1960)

Che Guevara (1928-1967) It is perhaps the most reproduced, recycled and ripped off image of the 20th Century. On October 8 1967 the Argentine-born Marxist revolutionary Ernesto “Che” Guevara was arrested in the Bolivian jungle. The following day he was summarily executed … Seguir leyendo

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