In their issues of January 2015, magazines selected the best photos of 2014. Some photographs are in each 'best of' but most of them depend of the editor's choice. Check out our selection of the best 'Year in Picture'.
The Atlantic Photo
120 images summarize the events of 2014 and are divided into 3 parts. In the introduction it says that some of the photos may contain graphic or objectionable content. Some of them are indeed hard to watch.
Magnum Photo: Photographers' Choice
For a second year Peter van Agtmael has curated an image selection based on the Magnum membership's choice of their 42 favorite images of the year. Photographies are from Martin Parr, Paolo Pellegrin, Steve McCurry, Abbas, Bruno Barbey...
Magnum Photo: Editors' Choice
This other ''Best of'' is according to the Editors' of Magnum Photo. The images are different and 129 have been selected.
Time Magazine decided to be different and instead of choosing the most chocking or compelling images they choose the most surprising photos of 2014.
A very wide range of topics in this selection of 57 images. Each photograph is accompanied by a caption from the photographer explaining the image.
The Boston Globe
82 images divided in 3 parts in this 2014 year in picture of the Boston's Globe Big Picture. The images are large and cover many subjects.
From the Ferguson riots to the school attack in Peshawar, a Missouri 'firenado' and hailstones in Siberia: the Guardian's features picture editor Sarah Gilbert selects the most compelling images of 2014.
60 powerful images with related links to get the full story of each event.
TIME's photo editors present an unranked selection of the best 100 images of the year.
The New York Times
The New York Times selected 100 images organized by month and a short caption on the right side of the image.