Through phtographs, we are able to go places that might even be impossible to go. We are able to reminisce the good memories of the "old days" through pictures. I am sure that we are all familiar with the photograph which caught the world's attention and gave it a title "The Kiss".

It was taken by a German immigrant named Alfred Eisenstaedt at the Times Square on August 14, 1945 after Japan's announcement which means the end of the second world war. The "Migrant Mother" taken during the great depression which captures a worried looking mother with three children with her is another great piece, The woman was known to be Florence Owens Thompson and the picture was taken in California during the great depression around February 1936 which clearly depicts the hard times.

And who could forget the Afghan girl which was featured in the National Geographic? The picture was the work of Steve McCurry, a photographer of National Geographic. There is this one photo which depicted a monk in flames, it was the "Burning Monk". The monk is fighting for equality and justice. A photograph is more than just a still-image: it can help millions of people. Compassion, justice, awareness and love can be shown in pictures.

Weddings, your daughter's debut, prom night, your children's baptismal and even family reunions are some important events in our lives and some of these happen only once. To make those memories last a lifetime, we capture those moments through pictures. There are people are fond of taking photos while others just do not have the time and the heart of it but not appreciating photography should not stop you from keeping memories through snapshots of photographs. Today, several professional photographers who are more than willing to take your pictures. If you want to hire or look for a good photographer, you can easily find one by simply searching through the Internet.

Just be sure that you ask for their portfolio and know how much they charge. Doing so can allow you to do a comparison between two or more photography studios. Thus, your chances of seeing the real worth of the deals they presented.

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