Pic of the Day: Reuters’ Best Photos of the Year


Reuters — whose photographers produce over half a million images every year — just posted a slideshow of their best photos of 2010. The one above, snapped by Valentin Flauraud during Hot Air Balloon Week in the village of Chateau-d’Oex, is one of our favorites. “As we flew straight above the colorful balloon I only got one picture, the aligned houses, the light and the right angle were there and I was fortunate to be looking straight under my balloon at that precise moment,” he explains. Click here to view more amazing photographs. [via Delete Yourself]