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

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. Absolutely stunning photo. #nationalgeographic

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Loch Ness and Urquhart Castle Review

Glasgow map for National Geographic Traveller - Anna Simmons #RePin by AT Social Media Marketing - Pinterest Marketing Specialists ATSocialMedia.co.uk

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The $6.5m canyon: it's the most expensive photograph ever – but it's like a hackneyed poster in a posh hotel

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

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National Geographic's most famous photographs expected to fetch $3MILLION at Christie's in first ever auction of collection

A 1969 illustration entitled A Blue Globe Hanging in the Sky ¿ Earth as seen from the moon by Charles Bittinger will be up for auction at Christie's sale of 'The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration '

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Dia de los Muertos Skull - This decorative pumpkin skull captures the festive spirit of Dia de los Muertos in memory of the dead. - At its origin, this is the same day as America's Halloween, but commercialism (which has its origins in Protestant capitalism) has eliminated - or altered perhaps - the spiritual essence of the holiday.

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Cataratas del Iguazú

Waterfalls in Iguacu National Park, Brazil. Photo by National Geographic photographer Frans Lanting. UNESCO World Heritage Site. #nature #royalcaribbean

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Photographs capture Robyn Davidson's 1700 mile trek across Australia

Writer Robyn Davidson is photographed for National Geographic in 1977 in the outback, Australia. After a devastating three year drought the country west of carnegie station was littered with... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

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