Tourist Guy [2001]

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The tourist guy, is an Internet phenomenon consisting of a photograph of a tourist Photoshopped pictures after the September 11, 2001 attacks. The tourist was identified as PÃcter Guzli.

Soon after 9/11 an image showing a tourist while an airliner was about to hit the building beneath him circulated on the Internet. It was claimed that the picture came from a camera found in the debris at Ground Zero. The picture won a best 9/11 Photoshopped picture contest.

Photographer: Photoshop
Source: wikipedia.org

The Power of One [2007]

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This picture won the Pulitzer Breaking News Photography 2007 award. Photo’s citation reads, “Awarded to Oded Balilty of The Associated Press for his powerful photograph of a lone Jewish woman defying Israeli security forces as they remove illegal settlers in the West Bank.

Photographer: Oded Balilty (Associated Press)
Source: http://www.photojournalism.org

Tiananmen Square [1989]

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This is probably the most famous picture you know. This is the picture of a student who tries to stop the tanks in Tiananmen Square standing in front of them. The tank driver didn’t crush the man with the bags but shortly after, the square filled with blood. The photo showed the Chinese that there is hope. However, China is still controlled by a communist regime.

Photographer: Stuart Franklin Magnum
Source: life.com

Body of Che Guevara [1967]

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After capturing and executing Che in 1967, before bury him in a secret tomb, the executioners made a group photo with the body, to demonstrate the people that EL GRAN CHE is dead. The picture actually made him a legend, his admirers said he had a forgiving look on his face and compared him with Jesus.

Photographer: Freddy Alborta
Source: Wikipedia