Since I’ve been posting a lot about pictures, I wanted to look into what makes a powerful picture. Here , here, and here are 3 quick and interesting articles on what makes pictures memorable. A quick internet search produced some of the most socially significant pictures of modern history. Buzzfeed had a extensive catalog, but be warned, they aren’t for the faint of heart.
Lastly, I did a quick search for important public health pictures. This two minute video describes how public health campaign images are now being tested for effectiveness by monitoring brain activity. Being able to harness these techniques to promote positive health outcomes is necessary in the public health world.