30 Incredibly Powerful Portraits From Around The World

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Capturing a good portrait is not an easy job, but when done right, it speaks volumes about the people pictured and the worlds they live in. Bored Panda collected these 30 amazing portraits that will definitely give you a feeling of connection.

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1. Somayeh Mehri (29) and her daughter Rana Afghanipour (3) give each other a kiss. After being disfigured in an acid attack, they say others don’t like to kiss them.

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2. A boy rescues his sister from underneath the rubble of their home in Syria.

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3. A heart surgeon after 23-hour-long (successful) heart transplant. His assistant is sleeping.

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4. Diego Frazão Torquato, a 12-year-old Brazilian, playing the violin at his teacher’s funeral.

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5. A happy couple in Thailand.

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6. Yezidi girl carries an assault rifle to protect her family against ISIS.

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7. An Egyptian woman kisses a policeman that refused to fire on protesters.

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8. Little Guarani girl holds on tight to a dead rat.

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9. This girl survived 11 days in a Siberian forest.

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10. Two women who were finally able to marry after 72 years together.

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11. A boy from Sao Paulo.

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12. A 13-year-old eagle huntress in Mongolia.

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13. An unknown soldier on duty in South Vietnam, 1965.

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14. Black baby holding an albino baby.

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15. Blind albino students stand in a dorm at the Vivekananda Mission School in India.

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16. A Rwandan boy left scarred after being liberated from a death camp.

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17. Shaolin Monks training.

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18. Girl and baobabs in Madagascar.

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19. A Chinese paramilitary police recruit breaks into tears before shipping off for service.

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20. A 106-year-old Armenian woman guards her home.

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21. Omayra trapped under the fallen debris of her house. She died just hours after this photo was taken.

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22. The migrant mother - an iconic image of the Great Depression.

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23. Chief of a village in Brazil.

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24. A malnourished mother and child at an emergency feeding center in Tahoua, Niger.

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25. A Siberian family meal.

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26. A woman with Ambras syndrome. In the Middle Ages, these people were called werewolves.

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27. The eyes that speak - a Muslim woman wearing a hijab.

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28. A miner takes a break inside an unregulated coalmine in Sabinas, Mexico.

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29. A Geisha in the subway.

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30. A coal miner smokes a cigarette after finishing his shift on the outskirts of Changzhi.

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