Photo Gallery The Best of Picture This 2012

Throughout the year, SPIEGEL ONLINE sifts through photos taken around the world for its "Picture This" feature. As 2012 draws to an end, here's a look back at some of the most colorful, humorous and moving images that have been selected.
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Foto: Arno Balzarini/ dpa
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Foto: Kevin Frayer/ AP
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Foto: AP/ Xinhua
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Foto: RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/ REUTERS
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Foto: STR/ AFP
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Foto: ALESSANDRO BIANCHI/ REUTERS
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Foto: Franzi Zöger/ dpa
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Foto: How Hwee Young/ dpa
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Foto: Wu Hong/ dpa
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Foto: Boris Roessler/ dpa
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Foto: MUKESH GUPTA/ REUTERS
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Foto: Oded Balilty/ AP
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Foto: CHINA DAILY/ REUTERS
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Foto: RICK WILKING/ REUTERS
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Foto: Jim Hollander/ dpa
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Foto: BABU/ REUTERS
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Foto: ROONEY CHEN/ REUTERS
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Foto: Mike Shelhart/ AP
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Foto: STRINGER/CHINA/ REUTERS
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Foto: Christopher Furlong/ Getty Images
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Foto: MADAREE TOHLALA/ AFP
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Foto: RICARDO MORAES/ REUTERS
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Foto: FABRICE COFFRINI/ AFP
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Foto: STRINGER/POLAND/ Reuters
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Foto: Rajesh Kumar Singh/ AP
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Foto: REUTERS
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Foto: FABRICE COFFRINI/ AFP
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Foto: IVAN ALVARADO/ REUTERS