Gideon Mendel/In Pictures/Corbis
Fairchild Photo Service/CondÃ© Nast/Corbis
Leo Novel /Corbis
Sharifulin Valery/ITAR-TASS Photo/Corbis
Corbis invites you to revisit the biggest news, sports, and entertainment stories from the past 12 months in our end-of-year galleries. Our photographers documented every pivotal moment, from political upheavals and natural calamities to film premieres and athletic triumphs.
We’ve also included selections from our vast archives that echo today’s events, adding valuable context to the headlines.
Explore the Year in Pictures