Reuters news agency collects and distributes thousands of photos every year, taken on all continents. Terrifying, touching and intriguing images are selected each year for the ‘Reuters Photos of the Year’.
Race leader Astana team rider Vincenzo Nibali of Italy pushes away a spectator as he cycles to win the stage of the Tour de France cycling race between Pau and Hautacam, France, July REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Best pictures of 2014 SHANGHAI, CHINA Jiejin Qiu, six months pregnant with her first baby, poses underwater during a photo shoot at a local wedding photo studio on September 2014 Photo: Carlos Barria/Reuters
A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter holds a a rocket-propelled grenade launcher as he takes up position in an area overlooking Baretle village (background), which is controlled by the Islamic State, in Khazir, on the edge of Mosul September The Kurdish f
REUTERS/Adam Hunger - Serena Williams bounces a ball as she serves to Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during their women's singles finals match at the 2014 U. Open tennis tournament in New York, September