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Best Fairfax Photos of 2011

Best Fairfax Photos of 2011

A selection of the best images taken by Fairfax photographers throughout 2011.
The west of NSW has been very dry , but a line of storms (in background) is bringing rain to much of western NSW. An orphaned lamb in an abandoned farmhouse in Cumnock, NSW. SMH Photo by Nick Moir.
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The west of NSW has been very dry , but a line of storms...
Funeral service for three of the asylum seekers who drowned when their boat broke up near Christmas Island. The service was held at Rookwood Cemetery in Sydney.
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Funeral service for three of the asylum seekers who...
US pop singer, Lady Gaga, is photographed in Sydney during her Australian tour.
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US pop singer, Lady Gaga, is photographed in Sydney...
Burlesque performers (l to R) Tusken Raider - Caroline, Princess Leia - Tasia, Bobba Fett - Billy Bradshaw and Storm Trooper - Kiki Corianderin  Star Wars at the Vanguard Hotel  Newtown Monday Novemb
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Burlesque performers (l to R) Tusken Raider - Caroline,...
Christopher Becker, the owner of a rare timepiece, is photographed at his home in Potts Point, Sydney.
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Christopher Becker, the owner of a rare timepiece,...
Christopher Becker, the owner of a rare timepiece, is photographed at his home in Potts Point, Sydney.
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Christopher Becker, the owner of a rare timepiece,...
Asylum seekers riot at Villawood
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Asylum seekers riot at Villawood
Grafton resident Brad Doyle in
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Grafton resident Brad Doyle in
Up to 5000 head of cattle wait in limbo at the Cedar Park Export Yards, South of Darwin on July 6, 2011 in Darwin, Australia.
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Up to 5000 head of cattle wait in limbo at the Cedar...
Somalian refugees seek aid at a refugee camp in Dadaab, Kenya, after escaping drought and conflict in Somalia. Halima Hussan holds her son, Mohammed Hussan, 
at the IFO Hospital in Dadaab.
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Somalian refugees seek aid at a refugee camp in Dadaab,...
Breast cancer researcher, Chris Ormandy, photographed through a petrie dish at the Garvan Institute in Sydney.
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Breast cancer researcher, Chris Ormandy, photographed...
Taronga Zoo animals beat Sydneys
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Taronga Zoo animals beat Sydneys
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard rides a shuttle bus at Kabul Airport to the C-130 aircraft that will carry her home.
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard rides a shuttle...
Kane Broadrick aka Mikey Broderick enters the ring during 'Clash in the Capital' held at the Woden Tradies Club on Saturday 4 June 2011.
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Kane Broadrick aka Mikey Broderick enters the ring...
President of the United States Barack Obama is hugged by Chelsea Gallagher 'Prime Minister' of Dungong Primary School as Prime Minister of Australia Julia Gillard looks on in the Marble Foyer at Parl
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President of the United States Barack Obama is hugged...
The Bureau of Meteorology has been fielding calls from nervous brides asking for long-range weather forecasts, amid the coldest start to a Sydney summer in 44 years.
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The Bureau of Meteorology has been fielding calls from...
A magpie swoops a cyclist along Lambton Road, New Lambton, in Newcastle.
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A magpie swoops a cyclist along Lambton Road, New Lambton,...
Escape artist and Illusionist Cosentino.
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Escape artist and Illusionist Cosentino.
Twin siters Fahima and Farhiya Adan  at Melbourne Eid Festival at the Melbourne Show Grounds
31st of August 2011 The Age news Picture by JOE ARMAO
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Twin siters Fahima and Farhiya Adan at Melbourne Eid...
Father Peter Comensoli is ordained at St Mary’s Cathedral in Sydney, 8 June 2011.
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Father Peter Comensoli is ordained at St Mary’s Cathedral...
Portrait of Australian author, Marion von Alderstein, who worked in advertising agencies around the world throughout the 1960s.
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Portrait of Australian author, Marion von Alderstein,...
Schools Spectacular dress rehearsal at the Sydney Entertainment Centre, 25th November 2011
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Schools Spectacular dress rehearsal at the Sydney Entertainment...
Postcode 2530, Dapto. Youths hang out at Dapto Skate Park on Bong Bong Road.
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Postcode 2530, Dapto. Youths hang out at Dapto Skate...
Wayne Coyne from The Flaming Lips performs at the Harvest Music Festival in Parramatta, Sydney. SMH Photo by Edwina Pickles.
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Wayne Coyne from The Flaming Lips performs at the Harvest...
Iconic Rock band Cold Chisel perform at WEC to a packed house as part of a reunion tour. Lead singer Jimmy Barnes and guitarist Ian Moss.
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Iconic Rock band Cold Chisel perform at WEC to a packed...
Melbourne artist, Brook Andrew, in his Footscray studio.
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Melbourne artist, Brook Andrew, in his Footscray studio....
Mark 'Chopper' Read, for profile piece to go with his new book  One Thing Led to Another.
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Mark 'Chopper' Read, for profile piece to go with his...
Children's author Sarah Davis with a model from her new book, "Sounds Spooky".
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Children's author Sarah Davis with a model from her...
Creative grooming is the new craze for dogs. Vanity-Fair gets her nails done at Dogoverboard in Newcastle.
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Creative grooming is the new craze for dogs. Vanity-Fair...
Vicki van Hout takes a break from the heat at Cook + Phillip Park in Sydney after a dance rehearsal.
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Vicki van Hout takes a break from the heat at Cook...
Portrait of Australian singer, Lanie Lane.
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Portrait of Australian singer, Lanie Lane.
Kailanah Brent, two days old, undergoes a hearing test at John Hunter Childrens Hospital in Newcastle.
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Kailanah Brent, two days old, undergoes a hearing test...
Sunrise at 7.00am looking from Merewether Beach to Bar Beach in Newcastle.
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Sunrise at 7.00am looking from Merewether Beach to...
Hanifa, a resident of Qasba in Karachi, Pakistan, weeps over a photo of her 25-year-old, son, Nadad, who was killed in the recent ethnic violence.
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Hanifa, a resident of Qasba in Karachi, Pakistan, weeps...
Eubena Nampitjin is an artist at the Balgo Hills Community and Art Centre in the Kimberly region of Western Australia. It is one of the most important Aboriginal art centres in the country.
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Eubena Nampitjin is an artist at the Balgo Hills Community...
Portrait of Australian author Thomas Keneally at the Mechanics school of Arts in Sydney.
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Portrait of Australian author Thomas Keneally at the...
A lone swimmer braves the wild weather at Newcastle baths.
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A lone swimmer braves the wild weather at Newcastle...
Team Unicorn versus Beauty School Knockouts in the Sydney Roller Derby Competition at Sydney Olympic Park Sports Centre.
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Team Unicorn versus Beauty School Knockouts in the...
Mona Grover performs a dance during the talent section of the pageant, My Name is Woman Mrs India Australia, in Sydney.
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Mona Grover performs a dance during the talent section...
Firefighters attend a factory fire in Dandenong, Victoria.
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Firefighters attend a factory fire in Dandenong, Victoria....
Colly Thomas, 5, is afraid of the mouse his father caught in their property, Kaloola, near Forbes in NSW.
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Colly Thomas, 5, is afraid of the mouse his father...
Fog covers Khancoban in the Snowy Mountains of NSW. SMH Photo by Peter Rae.
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Fog covers Khancoban in the Snowy Mountains of NSW....
Media call for Graeme Murphy's new contemporary dance production, Suite Synergy, at the Lyric Theatre in Sydney. SMH Photo by Ben Rushton.
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Media call for Graeme Murphy's new contemporary dance...
NSW Premier Kristina Keneally meets former Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke for a walk through Parramatta during the Fairness for Families bus tour.
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NSW Premier Kristina Keneally meets former Labor Prime...
Champion Ballroom dancers Talysa Trevallion and Damien Kolbas rehearse at the Cielo dance studio in Newcastle. They are off to the British Dancesport Championships in Blackpool.
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Champion Ballroom dancers Talysa Trevallion and Damien...
Burlesque performer, Immodesty Blaize, is photographed in Melbourne.
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Burlesque performer, Immodesty Blaize, is photographed...
Performer, iOTA, in a rabbit costume at the Victor Churchill Butcher shop in Woollahra, Sydney.
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Performer, iOTA, in a rabbit costume at the Victor...
David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz are film critics and hosts of the ABC television show, At the Movies. Picture taken at the ABC building in Ultimo, Sydney.
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David Stratton and Margaret Pomeranz are film critics...
A Pakistani girl sits on the ridge overlooking the area of  Qasba, Karachi, where many Awami National Party (ANP) supporers live.
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A Pakistani girl sits on the ridge overlooking the...
Author Anna Funder photographed in Glebe, Sydney.
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Author Anna Funder photographed in Glebe, Sydney.
A full moon is reflected off the swell at Coogee Beach in Sydney. SMH Photo by Quentin Jones.
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A full moon is reflected off the swell at Coogee Beach...
Spotlight on Canberra: the temperature drops to 5 degrees across the ACT
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Spotlight on Canberra: the temperature drops to 5 degrees...
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Sunset over the National Carillion on the eastern shore of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra.
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Sunset over the National Carillion on the eastern shore...
Chief Executive of the National Capital Authority, Gary Rake, rides his kayak during the 24 Hour Canoeing Challenge at Molonglo Reach in Canberra. The event raised money for the Cure Cancer charity.
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Chief Executive of the National Capital Authority,...
Canberra BMX cyclist and Olympic hopeful Caroline Buchanan in action.
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Canberra BMX cyclist and Olympic hopeful Caroline Buchanan...
Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh attend the Presentation of Colours at the Royal Military College at Duntroon in Canberra. SMH photo by Alex Ellinghausen.
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Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh attend...
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott visits Unique Meats, a butchery in Fyshwick, ACT, after his planned visit to another butcher shop in Dickson, ACT, was cancelled earlier on, on Wednesday 17 August 2011.
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Opposition Leader Tony Abbott visits Unique Meats,...
Independent MP Andrew Wilkie (L)
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Independent MP Andrew Wilkie (L)
Canberra Raiders v Gold Coast Titans at Canberra Stadium. Joel Thompson comes off the field at full time swathed in bandages.
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Canberra Raiders v Gold Coast Titans at Canberra Stadium....
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