What’s your favorite LIFE photograph?

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  1. bravelyanmae answered: to capture a nature and people
  2. wanderlust-and-timetravel answered: The 9/11 one. Amazing
  3. some-thing-visual answered: Dorothea Lange - Migrant Mother 1936
  4. olliecatiscrazy answered: melanie & tippi + lion
  5. gallerynextnow answered: The rooster head that was so big the LFE logo was not used on the cover.
  6. lightthiscandle answered: The unpublished Ralph Morse photo of astronauts Gus Grissom and Deke Slayton: images.google.com/hoste…
  7. oldof answered: Yujiro Ishihara
  8. ambercoombe answered: google.com/imgres?…
  9. beesonthewhatnow answered: Margaret Bourke on the Chrysler Building.
  10. sammijo1292 answered: Mine is “Kissing the War Goodbye”
  11. brittmiscast answered: Anything by Larry Burrows from Vietnam… just incredible work.
  12. davidbolivarm answered: I, only me
  13. photocrate reblogged this from life
  14. dreamingofmercystreet answered: Elizabeth Taylor wearing a décolleté dress. The photo was taken in 1948 by Philippe Halsman, so Taylor must have been around 16 years old.
  15. thousandsofleaves answered: the kiss with the nurse and the navy guy
  16. sublimedetail said: Dog with fish in Mouth
  17. torbjoernblog answered: The Street Gangs of Caracas!
  18. jndott answered: Eugene smith
  19. goldenscams answered: Anything Marilyn Monroe
  20. naturarezamuerta said: Happy birthday, John Lennon.
  21. naturarezamuerta answered: De todas las que he visto, y hasta ahora, esta dedicada al cumpleaños de John Lennon
  22. rocksnob87 answered: V in Times Square
  23. atownformermaids answered: I have been searching for a photograph of my grandmother that was supposedly in life magazine. It would have been prior to 1960 in Uruguay
  24. xarcex answered: Edward Clark’s “World’s youngest swimmer”
  25. flltn answered: An audience wearing anaglyph glasses at the cinema.
  26. jessevalencia answered: 80’s art scene
  27. antoniopezzano answered: life.tumblr.com/post/11…
  28. zoomine answered: "http://life.tumblr.com/post/35083305891/on-this-day-in-1913-vivian-leigh-is-born-the" this picture
  29. sassyethnicbohemian answered: the country doctor photo essay and any photo by w. eugene smith.
  30. ontheroadtomars answered: 24.media.tumblr.com/tum…
  31. lapina444 answered: Yes Life!!!
  32. robsonqsmsrs answered: All from The Beatles in first visit america
  33. shnooky3 answered: How about not the one where a woman is being sexually assaulted?
  34. psychepbethm answered: my profile picture
  35. wworries answered: Mickey Mantle throwing his Batting helmet, by John Dominis
  36. amnestypooch answered: Anything by Margaret Bourke-White