We’ll be updating this post when other media outlets post their lists of the best photos. But in the meantime, you can start with both Buzzfeed and Reuters. It’s been a remarkable year for the news, and that’s produced a lot of remarkable photos. What a year, honestly. You tend to forget all that’s happened.
• Reuters: Best Photos of 2011
• Buzzfeed: The 45 Most Powerful Images Of 2011
[Above: A monstrous dust storm (Haboob) roared through Phoenix, Arizona in July. Source: danbryant.com]