Anniversary: The Invasion of Kuwait

03Aug15

Ahmadi Oil Fields, Kuwait, 1991 - Steve McCurry

It is the 25th anniversary of the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, a day most Kuwaitis would like to forget. 248am has posted few interesting links on the subject. I was too young to remember about the incident and was trying to jog my memories by viewing the photo galleries when I came across this iconic photo featured above, shot by Steve McCurry (famous for ‘The Afghan girl‘). When Kodak decided to retire their 75 year old Kodachrome film, the award winning photographer asked to shoot the last roll of Kodachrome.

Image Credit : SteveMcCurry

Advertisements


No Responses Yet to “Anniversary: The Invasion of Kuwait”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: