Human beings are emotional creatures. And there are limitless facial expressions that reflect our feelings. In photography, there are many beautiful things to photograph and it’s easy to capture emotional photos. Landscapes can be incredible and animals are beautiful. But what about people? People of all different nationalities and walks of life. They deserve a massive spotlight. Everybody deserves a chance to shine and show the world their happiest or even darkest moments. You can see it all in just a picture of their face.
Here we have a list of some emotional photos of people expressing many different kinds of feeling and emotions. Some of them are clearly sad, some are happy and some are indescribable. Take a look at these heartfelt photos of real people from all over the world. Let us know what you think in the comments section.
1. Beautiful Maori woman
2. Skater Girls in Tehran
3. Beautiful Ireland
4. Number 4 on our emotional photos list are these 12 Female Modern Scientists
5. Black Woman with vitiligo
6. Mexican police officers having a lunch break during a protest
7. Adorable little man contemplating life
8. Anna Fisher glazing at the stars
9. A boy is very happy with the basics of bread and milk in Istanbul
10. Ha’a Keaulana the Hawaiian surfer in one of her difficult training sessions, carrying a boulder on the bottom of the ocean
11. Sweet Nora staring at cows in the field for the first time in her life. If that’s not an emotional photo than i don’t know what is
12. A surgeon is monitoring a patient after a 23 hour heart transplant with outdated equipment. His assistant is sleeping in the corner
13. 18 year old goalie Malcolm Subban emotional response after being drafted in the first round by the Bruins
14. The women of the Long-horn Miao tribe in China wear huge head dresses made from the real hairs of their ancestors
15. A heavy metal fan in Africa
16. Woman’s last moments with her best friend.
17. A tribesman with his face painted like a dead ghost in Papua New Guinea
18. Stanislav Petrov, the brave man who decided not to fire at the United States after a faulty report that the US launched a nuclear missile. This probably prevented WW3
19. Son trying to get his alcoholic father of the ground
20. Young child using a rock as a camera
21. An Israeli bread saleswoman
22. A 10-year old girl from Yemen celebrating after being granted a divorce from her abusive husband, this is the most powerful image on the emotional photos gallery IMO
23. North Korean man waves at his South Korean brother after a short family reunion in 2010
24. Kurdish soldier walking the street of Kobani with his child after they recaptured it from ISIS
25. Beautiful portrait of an African lady
26. A man who really enjoys life
27. Woman after giving birth, this is a powerful and emotional picture!
28. A child is sleeping with reindeer in Mongolia
29. An old man with his cat
30. Fresh French Fries worker
31. Princess Diana shakes hands with an AIDS patient without gloves. In 1991 this was considered a profound gesture.
32. Irish president meets with the New Senegalese ambassador
33. Young boy waits and plays with his tablet while his mom smokes with a friend
34. Beautiful woman in blue
35. You should always dance like no one is watching