Few people know that Che Guevara was actually an avid photographer. In fact, he has said that before becoming a comandante he was a photographer. A collection of his images was put together in 1990 by the Centro de Estudios de Che Guevara in Cuba. Since then, it has been presented as a traveling exhibition of over 200 photos in a dozen Latin American European cities

Photography, or at least this famous picture , has been crucial for the spread of Che Guevara’s image worldwide – and perhaps for the creation of his cult as well. But few people know …