Love this photo: Sharbat Gula (born ca. 1972) is an Afghan woman who was the subject of a famous photograph by journalist Steve McCurry. Gula was living as a refugee in Pakistan during the time of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan when she was photographed. The image was featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic Magazine at a time she was about 12 years old. Gula was known throughout the world simply as "the Afghan Girl" until she was identified in early 2002.

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

30 Most Amazing Photography examples around the world – Amazing Photos

30 Most Amazing Photography examples around the world - Amazing Photos

Annie Leibovitz Most Famous Photographs | went to see Annie Leibovitz's photos at the Corcoran yesterday with ...

Annie Leibovitz photographed then-budding actor Leonardo DiCaprio. Immediately thought of Anna Pavlova's pic with her pet swan Jack (See earlier in this board) :)

Legendary Photographer Dennis Morris on Bob Marley, Johnny Rotten, and Getting Shot

Legendary Photographer Dennis Morris on Bob Marley, Johnny Rotten, and Getting Shot

We sat down with the man who signed the Slits, was in Britain& first black punk band, and took the most famous photograph of Bob Marley in the world.

'Wait for Me, Daddy' – Story behind one of the most famous photos to come out of Canada during World War II

Warren Bernard reaches for his father’s hand in New Westminster, Canada, Photograph: Claude D Detloff/City of Vancouver Archives

Morton Beebe from San Francisco  is an award winning photographer. He has been published in National Geographic, Life, Paris Match  Stern. Shortly thereafter, he joined Magnum  started traveling  photographing stories full-time.

Morton Beebe from San Francisco is an award winning photographer. He has been published in National Geographic, Life, Paris Match Stern. Shortly thereafter, he joined Magnum started traveling photographing stories full-time.

Larry Burrows and his Leicas, 1971. Life Magazine’s war-photographer, he was killed during the Vietnam War.

Life Magazine war photographer Larry Burrows and his Leicas, Killed during the Vietnam War.

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