Her Eyes! Steve McCurry's iconic photograph of a young Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp appeared on the cover of National Geographic magazine's June 1985 issue and became the most famous cover image in the magazine's history
When he wandered into an Afghan refugee camp in Pakistan in December National Geographic photographer Steve McCurry captured one of the most famous portraits the world had ever seen. The Afghan girl with the haunting green eyes captivated everyone.
Alexander Khimushin, a Russian traveler and photographer, came up with the fascinating photo project "World In Faces" which celebrates the beauty and diversity of different ethnic groups living in remote corners of the world.
The 'Afghan Girl'. Her Iconic Photo Appeared On The Cover Of National Geographic In Her Piercing Sea-Green Eyes - Became A Symbol Both Of The Afghan Conflict & Of The Refugee Situation Worldwide. She Was Finally Found & Rephotographed In
Green eyes are my favorite. The most rare eye color-estimated only of the worlds population have green eyes. // My mother has green eyes, my father has green-blue, and I have green with light brown around the pupil. This makes me proud to have green eyes.
The picture is called The Afghan Girl. A picture shot by Steve McCurry, an American photojournalist. Steve McCurry took a picture of a 12 year old Afghan girl. Her picture became so famous that in National Geographic magazine printed it as their cover.