In Memoriam

by
Abby Zimet
Hondros photo of Libyan rebels taken hours before his death. On the front, a famous Hondros photo of a girl screaming in Iraq after her family was shot.
 
Gifted photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros were killed in Libya; their work lives on. Hondros pictures from Liberia, Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya, some taken hours before his death, here; a moving account of his return to Liberia to find one of his subjects here. Hetherington's film, Diary, made a few months ago in an attempt to reconcile the fractured realities he lived with in war and peace, in More. And an acknowledgment here that the front page deaths of these two men are ultimately no more or less tragic than the many other deaths of innocents that day in Misrata.

The Liberian rebel Hondros found on a return visit.

Diary (2010) from Tim Hetherington on Vimeo.

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