AP reviews the year in picturesDec. 18, 2012
“AP Photos of the Year 2012” appear on www.APImages.com, the website of the commercial licensing unit of AP: http://bit.ly/TSWrZP.
The international gallery, which will also appears AP Mobile, comprises 150 images selected by AP Director of Photography Santiago Lyon and Deputy Director of Photography Denis Paquin.
“Every day The Associated Press distributes some 3,000 photos to its subscribers around the world, more than a million images over the course of the year,” Lyon said. “Of the 150 being singled out this year, some are included because the photography is spectacular, some because they illustrate a major story. They reflect many things: victory, defeat, joy, sadness, drama, death and surprise.”
The second year-end package consists of Lyon’s personal selection of the top 10 AP photos of 2012. The selection, which was distributed to AP subscribers (http://bit.ly/XAOXt5) can be found on AP Mobile, as well as via links from AP’s Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/APNews) and Google Plus account https://plus.google.com/+AP/posts.
AP Mobile is also where users will find all of AP’s year-end roundups. For further information, see http://bit.ly/TTimQC.
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