The best news photo collection from 2015

the most photos of the past year to watch

Hungarion version

Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

Just like in the recent years, I made a collection of the best photo selections of the past year. It containts most of the galleries of international news sites, from various countries and all such collections I could find in my own home country Hungary. This selection gives hours of browsing great photos. In my collection process […]

Last soldier of WW2 died 70 years ago this day

Robert Capa's important last fallen soldier thoughts

Hungarion version
US soldier killed by a German sniper on the balcony of a house in Leipzig on April 18, 1945. - Photo by Robert Capa

Photo by Robert Capa

We don’t know it for sure if he was really the last soldier to die in the second world war even on the Allied side. It can easily be possible this is not the truth. Robert Capa however photographed his death as last and thus he is remembered to be the last allied soldier to die in the war. What makes this all most important is how Capa thinks about him in his only partially fictional autobiography.

2015 pillow fight at Heroes square in Budapest

joyful and fun fight in the feather cloud

Hungarion version
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Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

This weekend I photographed the pillowfight under the Millenium monument at Heroes square in Budapest, Hungary. Just like during the years before there were a lot of joyful participants enjoying the fun of the event, hitting each other until their stamina lasted. Then they cleaned up the mess caused by the feather and other stuffing released by the pillows.