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Old 03-09-2011, 03:47 AM   #1
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What are some of your favorite images from all over the world that tell a story? An image that you could take and write a novel on?

here are a few from the recent Libya conflict.








anything you find to be a powerful image post in here. It can be a historical event, a current event or everyday life.
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an excellent idea for a thread.

i will make my contribution later.

all i can think of is hurricane katrina since it took away 5 of my homes from me.
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Maradona wearing a Che Guevara shirt chillin' with Fidel Castro
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Taking shelter with his mother before a cyclone, Bangladesh.



Riot in France, 2007



Cyclone struck Mynamar.



Child labour in Egypt



Aftermath of Pakistan earthquake, 2005.



Head of an alive student trapped under the rubble of Haiti.



A Viatnamese mother and her children trying to escape American bombs, 1965.



An Iraqi prisoner tries to calm down his child, 2003.



Obama's success.



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From Viewfinder. (Click on the photos to view the excact sources.)



"I was once left in a car at young age. I don't know at what age or where or for how long, possibly at four years old, perhaps outside Tesco, probably for 15 minutes only. The details don't matter. The point is that I wondered if anyone would come back."

It was this experience that inspired photographer Martin Usborne's latest project which comprises photographs of dogs looking silently out of car windows in the dead of night.


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World Cup 2010.







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A Viatnamese mother and her children trying to escape American bombs, 1965.



An Iraqi prisoner tries to calm down his child, 2003.



1,000 words are too few for these.
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Cathy Freeman and the Olympic Fire 2000 in Sydney


A GDR-soldier jumps into West-Berlin on the day the Berlin wall was built


All Berlin is one party in the night when the wall finally fell
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a classic. One of the most memorable images of the 20th century

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As per usual, Dini is ruling a picture thread

You really have an awesome eye for detail

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