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Top 20 Most Influential Photos Ever Taken

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Second edition

The famous TIME magazine has just released a list of 100 most influential pictures ever taken. And a team of competent specialists ranging from curators and historians to photo editors from around the world gathered to make this list worth seeing.

#1 The Terror Of War, Nick Ut, 1972

South Vietnamese forces follow after terrified children, including 9-year-old Kim Phuc, center, as they run down Route 1 near Trang Bang after an aerial napalm attack on suspected Viet Cong hiding places, June 8, 1972. A South Vietnamese plane accidentally dropped its flaming napalm on South Vietnamese troops and civilians. The terrified girl had ripped off her burning clothes while fleeing. The children from left to right are: Phan Thanh Tam, younger brother of Kim Phuc, who lost an eye, Phan Thanh Phouc, youngest brother of Kim Phuc, Kim Phuc, and Kim's cousins Ho Van Bon, and Ho Thi Ting. Behind them are soldiers of the Vietnam Army 25th Division. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

Image source: Nick Ut

#2 The Burning Monk, Malcolm Browne, 1963

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Image source: Malcolm Browne

#3 Starving Child And Vulture, Kevin Carter, 1993

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Image source: Kevin Carter

#4 Lunch Atop A Skyscraper, 1932

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Image source: Unknown

#5 Tank Man, Jeff Widener, 1989

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Image source: Jeff Widener

#6 Falling Man, Richard Drew, 2001

SEVENTH IN A SERIES OF ELEVEN-- A person falls from the north tower of New York's World Trade Center Tuesday Sept. 11, 2001after terrorists crashed two hijacked airliners into the World Trade Center and brought down the twin 110-story towers. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Image source: Richard Drew

#7 Alan Kurdi, Nilüfer Demir, 2015

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Image source: Nilüfer Demir

#8 Earthrise, William Anders, NASA, 1968

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Image source: William Anders

#9 Mushroom Cloud Over Nagasaki, Lieutenant Charles Levy, 1945

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Image source: Lieutenant Charles Levy

#10 V-J Day In Times Square, Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1945

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Image source: Alfred Eisenstaedt

#11 Fire Escape Collapse, Stanley Forman, 1975

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Image source: Stanley Forman

#12 A Man On The Moon, Neil Armstrong, Nasa, 1969

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Image source: Neil Armstrong

#13 Pillars Of Creation, Nasa, 1995

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Image source: NASA

#14 Bloody Saturday, H.s. Wong, 1937

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Image source: H.S. Wong

#15 Jewish Boy Surrenders In Warsaw, 1943

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Image source: Unknown

#16 Albino Boy, Biafra, Don Mccullin, 1969

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Image source: Don McCullin

#17 Migrant Mother, Dorothea Lange, 1936

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Image source: Dorothea Lange

#18 The Hindenburg Disaster, Sam Shere, 1937

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Image source: Sam Shere

#19 Dalí Atomicus, Philippe Halsman, 1948

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Image source: Philippe Halsman

#20 Guerillero Heroico, Alberto Korda, 1960

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Image source: Alberto Korda