Saddest achievement of the Century

kevin karter pic

The photo above is Pulitzer prize winning photo taken way back in 1994. The picture shows a child  crawling towards the relief camp in Southern Sudan. The Vulture in the pic waits for the kid to die so that he may eat him.

kevin carter The picture was taken by Kevin Karter who won Pulitzer prize for it. Kevin took 20 minutes for adjusting his lens so that he may take a perfect photo. Instead of helping the child he kept waiting for the vulture to spread his wings. No, one knows what happened to the child afterwards as Kevin left the place as soon as the photograph was taken.

Three months later , Kevin Karter committed Suicide.


  1. ambuj October 17, 2010
  2. jignesh October 17, 2010
  3. saurav sharma October 17, 2010
  4. mukul jha October 21, 2010

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