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The Photography Blog is written by members of The Whole 9 Creative Photography Circle. For a short “bio” on today’s contributor, scroll down to the bottom of the blog. Enjoy! – Mike Hayward, editor

Love in the time of anarchy

The night of the Vancouver hockey riots, street photographer Richard Lam thought he saw a man helping a woman who may have been hurt.

On closer inspection, Lam lifted his camera and caught this classic shot.

Love in The Time of Anarchy credit: Richard Lam/Getty Images

  1. This iconic!….as classic as the Kent state photograph, the WWII photo of the sailor embracing the nurse in Times square or the Woodstock album cover photo!

  2. Just read this article about it this morning:

    http://sports.yahoo.com/nhl/blog/puck_daddy/post/The-identity-of-Vancouver-8217-s-famous-kissing?urn=nhl-wp7436

  3. Wow… Brilliant, lucky capture! An amazing photo!

  4. Who says that Canadians are a ‘bland’ nation, not as passionate and emotional nor as violent and insane as the rest of the world?

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