I came across this website with some seriously amazing photo stories. The site is here but I have pulled a few photos below for you to look at.
Iraqi soccer fans celebrate Iraq’s win over China in the Asia 2010 World Cup qualifying match as they gather in a cafe in the Shiite enclave of Sadr City in Baghdad, Iraq, Saturday, June 14, 2008. Iraq ousted China from World Cup qualifying with a 2-1 victory Saturday.
An Afghan Special Forces policeman walks through a poppy field as he searches for Taliban fighters in the village of Sanjaray in Zhari district early April 26, 2008.|
A U.S. Soldier from 1st Brigade Combat Team, 6th Infantry Division, assigned to Task Force Regulars receives a lift from an Iraqi boy and his mule on Route Douglas in the Jameela Market in the Sadr City district of Baghdad, Iraq, May 31, 2008.
Water from the swollen Cedar River rushes past downtown buildings Thursday, June 12, 2008, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Officials estimated that 100 blocks in Cedar Rapids were under water forcing the evacuation of nearly 4,000 homes and leaving cars underwater on downtown streets.
Switzerland’s Patrick Mueller, left, Turkey’s Arda Turan, center, and Switzerland’s goalkeeper Diego Benaglio, right, vie for the ball during the group A match between Switzerland and Turkey in Basel, Switzerland, Wednesday, June 11, 2008.
All photos from the Boston Globe’s Big picture. They look much better on their site because they are really big. Well worth checking out.