Note: if you are faint of heart, or have difficulty going to sleep after watching gore, don’t read this.
This picture of 14-year-old Regina Kay Walters was taken by serial killer Robert Ben Rhoades, who toured the country in an 18-wheeler equipped with a torture chamber in the back. This photo was taken in an abandoned Illinois barn, where Rhoades killed Walters after cutting off her hair and making her wear a black dress and heels.
This photo was taken by a Filipino politician, of his family, and, unbeknownst to him, his own assassin.
The red car beside them was a car bomb that went off shortly after this picture was taken. The photographer died but the main subjects of the photo (man and the child) survived. A total of 29 people died in the blast.
A photographer in China in 2013 accidentally captured the moment of a person jumping from a bridge to his death.