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2012: A Year of Deja Vu

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TIME embarks on an anthropological dig through our collective visual memory, unearthing images from the last twelve months that awakened in us a familiar sense that we've seen them somewhere before.

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Narciso Contreras—Polaris
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From the Front Lines: Syria by Narciso Contreras

Over the last five months, TIME has witnessed the emergence of a new voice — that of Mexican-born freelance photographer Narciso Contreras. Here, LightBox showcases Contreras’s work from Syria, illustrating his commitment and distinct vision to covering the bloodshed of an intractable war that’s stretched through 2012.

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Barcroft Media / Landov
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Finding Beauty: Fractal Patterns on Earth as Seen from Space

Over the past two years Professor Paul Bourke has scoured all four corners of the world—via Google Earth—to find incredible geometric structures of a similar nature.

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Oded Balilty—AP
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The Ultimate Prize Fighters: Practicing Peace through Boxing in Israel

Oded Balilty explores how young Israeli Arabs and Jews come together as equals in the boxing ring.

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Adek Berry—AFP/Getty Images
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Silhouettes in the News

More than 200 years ago, the silhouette was the foremost way to document one’s appearance, but it’s still widely used in photographic frames today. From capturing the world’s protests and politicians to wildfires and war zones, LightBox looks at the use of silhouettes on the wires this month.

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Rafiq Maqbool—AP
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Gimme Shelter: Umbrellas Around The World

Come rain or shine, TIME presents a collection of recent umbrellas around the world.

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Oded Balilty—AP
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The Stone Throwers of Palestine

Israeli photographer Oded Balilty’s portraits offer a unique take on the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

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Gregory Bull—AP
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So Long, Swoosh: Bidding Farewell to Callista Gingrich’s Famous Bob

With Newt Gingrich leaving the presidential race, LightBox looks back on Callista Gingrich’s now-famous Swoosh, which seemed to captivate photographers all along the campaign trail.

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Oded Balilty—AP
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Oded Balilty: The Art of Storytelling

AP photographer Oded Balilty’s photographs reveal a quieter side of Israeli daily life—beyond the conflict.

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Uli Deck—EPA
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March Madness and April Fools: Strange but True Photos

In celebration of April Fool’s Day, LightBox presents photos that prove truth can be as astounding as fiction.

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