2022 in pictures: Our top photos of the last year

A man's face is reflected in the light of a camera LCD against a starry sky
Landscape photographer Travis Novitsky frames a photograph of the Spirit Tree, known as "Manido Gizhigans" in Ojibwe, on Nov. 30. The tree, located on the Grand Portage Indian Reservation on the North Shore of Lake Superior, is a sacred site and can only be visited with the accompaniment of a tribal member.
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From snapshots from our own photojournalists to our freelancers, we’ve gathered MPR News’ most memorable and striking photos from the past year, chosen by MPR News senior visual journalist Kerem Yücel.

Did we miss one of your favorites? Let us know, email: tell@mpr.org.

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