Our photographers were there on the red carpet, at the ceremony, backstage and at the after parties.
Chosen by a panel of photographers and editors, here are the top 10 for July
Getty Images World Cup team of 46 photographers shot around 600,000 pictures in Brazil and out of these came our favourite 20! Vote for your favourite
Our editors are updating this selection of the best photos from the FIFA World Cup 2014 tournament being contested in Brazil.
Experience the passion, expertise and dedication that brings you the most comprehensive Olympic coverage.
Bob Ahern, Director of Archive Photography reflects on some of the 2013 major anniversaries - the assasination of JFK, Martin Luther King's 'I Have a Dream' speech and more.
Go on a visual journey with these spectacular images across news, sports, entertainment and creative.
As we prepare the best of our imagery for the 2013 Year in Focus ebook, see our Editor's first round of choices.
Bette Lynch, Director of Photography for News shares her favourite images that illustrate some of the stand out stories of the year.