Photos of the Year 2006 (see also Visual literacy)

Every year at this time (the end of the year) organizations publish their picks
for photos of the year. Listed below are links to some of the organizations:

TIME Magazine World Press Editor and Publisher


Getty Images


New York Times

USA Today

US News & World Report

Toronto Star

Christian Science


Note to educators: I enjoy using photos, like these, for student analysis.
If you are interested in doing the same, consider using some of these resources:

 Introducing Photography Techniques: Some Basic Vocabulary for Teaching Kids
 Questioning photographs
 Word & Image, The Language of Photography (TIME Magazine teacher guide)
 Reading photographs: Using questions to decode,  evaluate, and understand photographic  images.
Reading media photographs

How framing affects understanding