The Young Afghan Girl by Steve McCurry

Young Afghan Girl - The Young Afghan Girl by Steve Mc Curry
India
June 27, 2007 1:21pm CST
This famous photographer of 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 is now for sale at NYT store. Steve McCurry revisited the worn-torn Afghanistan and could successfully relocate the girl even after two decades - what helped him recognize the face are the green eyes of this Afghan girl. You can have a 16"x20" photo frame signed by the author himself for $4500.
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@mjsdls (1840)
• United States
27 Jun 07
I have seen this picture before and I have also seen an updated picture of her. He recognized her because of her eyes. I love her green eyes.
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• India
27 Jun 07
This picture captures everyone's eyes. Because her eyes speaks something.
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@loudcry (1044)
• India
24 Apr 08
The girls name was sharbat. This story intrigues me.
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