• National Geographic's ‘The Year in Pictures', a First-of-its-Kind Retrospective

    1 month ago - By Peta Pixel

    Yes, 2020 was a crazy year, and National Geographic, the most respected magazine for photography, has compiled its unique glimpse of this year. The January 2021 issue , which is also The Year in Pictures for 2020, is divided into four segments: the year that tested us, the year that isolated us, the year that empowered us, and the year that hope endured.
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