Love this photo: Sharbat Gula (born ca. 1972) is an Afghan woman who was the subject of a famous photograph by journalist Steve McCurry. Gula was living as a refugee in Pakistan during the time of the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan when she was photographed. The image was featured on the cover of the June 1985 issue of National Geographic Magazine at a time she was about 12 years old. Gula was known throughout the world simply as "the Afghan Girl" until she was identified in early 2002…

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The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History  Perhaps the most iconic National Geographic photo, Steve McCurry snapped this picture of an Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp in 1984. It almost went unnoticed, until one editor rescued it from a pile and stuck it on the June 1985 Cover

The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History

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

Photographer Steve McCurry took this photo of an Afghan girl. It appeared on the cover of National Geographic in the mid-80's. He is one of the greats.

¿Qué pasó con la chica afgana más famosa?

The green-eyed Afghan girl. Sharbat Gula, Afghan Girl, at Nasir Bagh refugee camp near Peshawar, Pakistan, National Geographic-Steve McCurry

This famous Steve McCurry photograph of Sharbat Gula, a young Afghan girl, that adorned the cover of National Geographic magazine and went on to become one of the most famous faces in the world.

Iconic 'Afghan girl' image was almost cut, photographer reveals

Steve McCurry's Most Beautiful and Powerful Photo Stories - Sharbat Gula, The Afghan Girl, in Nasir Bagh refuge camp near Peshawar, Pakistan, 1984 - mymodernmet

she is featured on the cover of a natural geographic magazine from years ago  love this.  afghan girl with green eyes

sxulfully: Faces from Afghanistan - every face with a story Afghans have the most beautiful eyes, MashaAllah.

"Afghan Girl" portrait by Steve McCurry which was featured on the cover of the National Geographic in June 1985.

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Afghan Girl “Green Eyes” project, by National Geographic can be found here. Date: Photographer: Steve McCurry, National Geographic.

The Afghan Girl - OMG.  She had the most beautifully haunting eyes.  I wish her life was not fraught with hardships.  I know that NG had a hard time getting permission to photograph her again....

The Afghan Girl

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

"Niña afgana" Steve McCurry                                                                                                                                                      Más

Steve McCurry: Oltre lo sguardo

McCurry took what is inarguably the most famous Nat Geo image ever — the 1985 cover photograph of Sharbat Gula, a. “the Afghan Girl,” a shawl draped over her head, green eyes blazing, in a refugee camp in Pakistan.

Afghan girl, She looks like me, when I was a kid.

If she were my daughter, I would look at her face every day and try to be a good father and a better man, knowing that God would be looking back at me through those beautiful, innocent eyes

Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry

Steve McCurry, “Young girl,” Ghazni, Afghanistan, 1990 (from bigsmallworld by Photo Tractatus)

Eyes of the Afghan Girl: A Critical Take on the Steve McCurry Scandal

Eyes of the Afghan Girl: A Critical Take on the 'Steve McCurry Scandal'

Eyes of the Afghan Girl: A Critical Take on the Steve McCurry Scandal

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