- The AJC has posted its best images of the year. There are also sublinks where you can view each staff photographer’s choice of their favorite images with commentary.

- Plenty of other news outlets have also published their best images of the year. Our favorites include The Denver Post & The Washington Post.

- Martin Parr discusses holidays and photography at PhotoRadar.

- The winner of this years’ mother-of-all links award goes to Photoshelter, who compiled their favorite blog posts of the last 12 months.

- The NYT’s Fred Conrad recently went on a Santa Safari.

Fortune behind the scenes from Dan Saelinger on Vimeo.

- And in the spirit of Christmas, Dan Saelinger has been blowing things up for Fortune magazine.