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Who's that girl? Award-winning photographer seeks 'mysterious face' of stranger he captured 50 years ago

guardian: Tenzing Norgay brandishes his ice axe on the summit of Mount Everest on 29 May 1953. Edmund Hillary took this photograph using a modest Kodak Retina compact camera loaded with Kodachrome colour film, he kept the camera tucked inside his jacket during the final ascent to keep it from freezing. Hillary apparently refused a photograph when Tenzing offered to return the favour Photograph: Edmund Hillary/ Royal Geographical Society