We invite you to see the Most Powerful and meaningful Photographs ( part 1 ) Ever Taken from the last 100 years. These photographs can touch your emotions and some photographs can even make you weep.
Earthrise: A photo taken by astronaut William Anders during the Apollo 8 mission in 1968.
Russian war veteran kneels beside the tank he spent the war in, now a monument.
Helen Fisher kisses the hearse carrying the body of her 20-year-old cousin, Private Douglas Halliday, as he and six other fallen soldiers are brought through the town of Wootton Bassett in England.
Journalists Euna Lee and Laura Ling, who had been arrested in North Korea and sentenced to 12 years hard labor, are reunited with their families in California after a successful diplomatic intervention by the U.S.
firefighter gives water to a koala during the devastating Black Saturday bushfires that burned across Victoria, Australia, in 2009.
French civilian cries in despair as Nazis occupy Paris during World War II.
monk prays for an elderly man who had died suddenly while waiting for a train in Shanxi Taiyuan, China.
Retired Philadelphia Police Captain Ray Lewis is arrested for participating in the Occupy Wall Street protests in 2011.
4-month-old baby girl in a pink bear suit is miraculously rescued from the rubble by soldiers after four days missing following the Japanese tsunami.
U.S. Army troops wade ashore during the D-Day Normandy landings on June 6, 1944.
“Wait For Me Daddy,” October 1, 1940: A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother’s hand to reach out for his father.
Terri Gurrola is reunited with her daughter after serving in Iraq for 7 months.
Robert Peraza pauses at his son’s name on the 9/11 Memorial during the tenth anniversary ceremonies at the site of the World Trade Center.
Jewish prisoners at the moment of their liberation from an internment camp “death train” near the Elbe in 1945.
Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear.
Greg Cook hugs his dog Coco after finding her inside his destroyed home in Alabama following the Tornado in March, 2012.
Eight-year-old Christian Golczynski accepts the flag for his father, Marine Staff Sgt. Marc Golczynski, during a memorial service. Marc Golczynski was shot on patrol during his second tour in Iraq (which he had volunteered for) just a few weeks before he was due to return home.
German World War II prisoner, released by the Soviet Union, is reunited with his daughter. The child had not seen her father since she was one year old.
Dog named “Leao” sits for a second consecutive day at the grave of her owner, who died in the disastrous landslides near Rio de Janiero on January 15, 2011.
Man cries as he flips through a family album he found in the rubble of his old house following an earthquake in Sichuan.