Here’s “V.J. Day Times Square” by Alfred Eisenstaedt (compare to original):
Even more pleasing (though slightly frustrating that I’d missed them), was seeing that Mike had created even more LEGO versions of classic photos.
I found the juxtaposition of LEGO smiley faces and the subject matter deeply moving in Mike’s version of “Viet Cong Captain” by Eddie Adams (Warning: The original is appropriately graphic):
See more in Mike Stimpson’s Classics in LEGO photoset on Flickr.