Haunting Pictures Taken Just Seconds Before Catastrophes.
Cabo Da Roca in Portugal is also known as Europe's End because it's the westernmost point of Europe. So, this couple decided to take a photo on the edge of the cliff, when things took a shocking twist. The woman lost her grip, and fell to her death, essentially making Europe's End, the end of her. But if you have to go, you'd probably want to die with a loved one, like in the following picture.
Petra and her 15-year-old son, Gary Slok, were flying home after spending a great holiday in Malaysia. They even took this photo as they boarded their plane. Unfortunately, the plane they were on, MH17, was shot down by a Ukrainian missile, which killed everyone when the plane was destroyed. Now, try and imagine what it would be like to photograph your own final moment right before you die.
Self Portrait Of Death
In 2013, Hilda Clayton, an army specialist in Afghanistan went on a live-fire exercise to train Afghan soldiers in combat photography. That's when something went wrong and an explosion went off, killing Clayton and four of the Afghan soldiers. Ironically, this photo was taken seconds before she lost her life. But if you thought that was shocking, wait till you see the next page. You might be familiar with the events, but not the details that lead to this shocking event.
When Fans Attack
John Lennon was on his way to the recording studio on December 8, 1980. But he stopped to sign autographs, particularly a copy of his latest album for Mark David Chapman, who is seen here. Chapman then waited outside for Lennon to return, and when he did, he shot him in the back four times. The singer was rushed to the hospital, but died in the E.R. Now, you'll never look at a bull in the same way again after you see the following photo.
Running Of The Bulls
Bullfighting is popular in Latin American counties, and in Europe, particularly in Spain. But Bullfighters know the risk when they go up against a bull. But it's the animal's aggressiveness and the risk that gave spectators at this event a thrill, but not the kind they expected. Instead of going for the bullfighters, the bull ran straight toward the crowd and jumped the fence. It injured over 40 people too. But what would you do if you lost your favorite artist to an accident?
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