Sal Veder On His Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photograph

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Want to know the story behind how Pulitzer Prize winner Sal Veder took his famous powerful shot, Burst of Joy, back in 1973? Watch an interview of Veder talk about the moment he snapped the photo, which depicts POW United States Air Force Lt. Col. Robert L. Stirm being reunited with his family at Travis Air Force Base in California.

See this photo as part of the WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY exhibit at the Annenberg Space for Photography - on view now through June, 2, 2013.

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