A Lone Soldier, Vietnam by David Hume Kennerly. 1972 Pulitzer Prize.
A lone soldier traversing a blown-away hillside in Vietnam near the A Shau Valley. This photo was cited by the Pulitzer committe as an example of Kennerly’s portfolio of 14 photos submitted by UPI editors for the award, ‘That shows the loneliness and desolation of war.’
The Olympic Games in London this year are going to be recordbreaking. On top of London becoming the first city to host the Olympics three times, this year’s games are going to be the first EVER to have both men and women competing in every sport category.
What was the lone straggler causing all the hold up? Women’s boxing. Check out our photoessay on the three badass American women going for the gold.