What’s your favorite LIFE photograph?

Let us know in the comments, we’d love to hear from you.


  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. meetyouinthegarden answered: magazines covers
  7. lightthiscandle answered: The unpublished Ralph Morse photo of astronauts Gus Grissom and Deke Slayton: images.google.com/hoste…
  8. oldof answered: Yujiro Ishihara
  9. ambercoombe answered: google.com/imgres?…
  10. beesonthewhatnow answered: Margaret Bourke on the Chrysler Building.
  11. sammijo1292 answered: Mine is “Kissing the War Goodbye”
  12. brittmiscast answered: Anything by Larry Burrows from Vietnam… just incredible work.
  13. davidbolivarm answered: I, only me
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  15. 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.
  16. thousandsofleaves answered: the kiss with the nurse and the navy guy
  17. sublimedetail said: Dog with fish in Mouth
  18. torbjoernblog answered: The Street Gangs of Caracas!
  19. jndott answered: Eugene smith
  20. goldenscams answered: Anything Marilyn Monroe
  21. naturarezamuerta said: Happy birthday, John Lennon.
  22. naturarezamuerta answered: De todas las que he visto, y hasta ahora, esta dedicada al cumpleaños de John Lennon
  23. rocksnob87 answered: V in Times Square
  24. 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
  25. xarcex answered: Edward Clark’s “World’s youngest swimmer”
  26. flltn answered: An audience wearing anaglyph glasses at the cinema.
  27. jessevalencia answered: 80’s art scene
  28. antoniopezzano answered: life.tumblr.com/post/11…
  29. zoomine answered: "http://life.tumblr.com/post/35083305891/on-this-day-in-1913-vivian-leigh-is-born-the" this picture
  30. sassyethnicbohemian answered: the country doctor photo essay and any photo by w. eugene smith.
  31. ontheroadtomars answered: 24.media.tumblr.com/tum…
  32. lapina444 answered: Yes Life!!!
  33. robsonqsmsrs answered: All from The Beatles in first visit america
  34. shnooky3 answered: How about not the one where a woman is being sexually assaulted?
  35. psychepbethm answered: my profile picture
  36. wworries answered: Mickey Mantle throwing his Batting helmet, by John Dominis
  37. amnestypooch answered: Anything by Margaret Bourke-White