First 3D Film, 1952
Snapped for LIFE magazine, this December 1952 photograph shows the advancement in cinematic technology with American audiences enjoying the opening night of the first full-length American 3-D feature film, Bwana Devil.
Albert Einstein With His Tongue Out, 1951
Burning Monk, 1963
Guerrillero Heroico, 1960
“Guerrillero Heroico” or “Heroic Guerrilla Fighter” is one of the most popular and stylized pictures of all time.
Taken by Alberto Korda on March 5, the image is of the Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara at a memorial service for victims of La Coubre explosion.
It is often considered as the most famous image in the world and certainly lionized Guevara’s person as it is the most reproduced image in photography.
One Small Step for Man
A Giant Leap for Mankind
The image became a symbol of American innovation and dedication and one of the lasting iconic photos of the 1960s.