The Real Photo

Guerillo Heroico is a famous photograph of Ernesto “Che” Guevara, a revolutionary in his well-known black beret. This photo was made by Alberto Korda in Havana, March 5, 1960, during the memorial service for the victims of the La Coubre explosion. Korda wrote, that the expression on Ernesto`s face drew his attention. It expressed absolute intransigence, anger and pain. The revolutionary was only 31 then. Continue reading