The most iconic photos of all time

I read a really interesting post yesterday called “Six Applications of Photography In Education” . I think that there is so much to be said about the use of photos in education.

One of the more interesting links in the post was to the history of photography. I found a really interesting post called  “13 Photographs That Changed the World.

This article had thirteen iconic photographs in it including the 1936 Dorothea Lange classic “Migrant Mother“.

The thing was this was a personal list by the author and many would agree with the Lange photo being there but might think that there were some more iconic photos that didn’t make the list. This led to a great comment section after the original post where there were some excellent suggestions including these two classics:


It made me wonder what top ten all-time great photographs you would choose.. maybe, if you’re a teacher it’s a good thing to get your students researching and discussing. Let me know your lists.


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