Feature - D-Day & The Normandy Campaign. 1944
Robert Capa R
Robert Capa's seminal work on the D-Day landings on 6 June 1944 and the Allied troops advance through Normandy to liberate France. As the only photographer in the first wave of the Normandy beach landings by Allied troops, Capa's pictures are the only documents that capture the horror and heroism of the Allies as they disembarked from landing craft into a hail of bullets and sharpnel.
"I was in a flat bottom barge that hit the earth of France. When the barge front was lowered there between the grotesque designs of steel obstacles sticking out of the water, was a thin line of land covered with...