The 1st photo of Superman was taken by James Olsen.


James Olsen took the photo of Superman who, according to him, posed especially for the photo. Being the first photo ever taken of the superhero, it went onto win a Pulitzer Prize and gained James recognition for his association with Superman.[1]

The photo became an exhibit at the Siegel and Shuster Gallery.[2]



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  • "Midvale(flashback; deleted scene)

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  • In a deleted scene from the flashbacks in "Midvale", Kara Danvers places a printed copy of the photo in her scrapbook of newspaper articles featuring Superman.[3]


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