The Most Powerful And Inspirational Photos Ever Taken
By Andrew Parker - May 29, 2022

Photographs are one of the only mediums that truly captures a moment in time. They give us a chance to go back in time, connect us to our past, and bring back memories. They help form our understanding of culture and history and give us a glimpse of the lives of those that are pictured. The saying goes, ‘a picture is worth a thousand words.’ Just one simple picture can convey a stronger message than any written story can. We’ve compiled some of the most breathtaking and unforgettable photographs of all time. Scroll down below to see some of the most powerful photos to date.

A young woman managed to cross the border between East and West Berlin (1955)

The East Germans were trying to prevent this young woman from crossing over the line. Once she crossed, there was nothing the East German soldiers could do at that point. The aftermath of her escape resulted in a face-off between the West Berlin policemen and the East German soldiers. The young girl was very lucky to have made it over.