As 2011 groans to a close, our Gary Wolstenholme In Photos editor has curated his favourite photos of the year taken by our team of 'togs.
This isn't so much a numerical list, more a visual sample of some of the great shots we've run in the past twelve months, which offer us an interesting glance back at the year. Once you make it to the bottom, you'll see a little competition.
Festival Goers at Bestival by Mike Burnell
Art Brut perform at The Lexington in London by Jason Williamson
Battles perform at HMV forum in Birmingham by Katja Ogrin
Death From Above 1979 perform at Manchester Academy by Shirlaine Forrest
Flaming Lips perform at The Eden Project by Mike Burnell
Friendly Fires perform at Sound Control in Manchester by Katy Baker
Ghost perform at Download Festival by Gary Wolstenholme
The view from the lounging area at Glastonbury Festival by Gary Wolstenholme
HEALTH perform at End Of The Road Festival by Graham Shackleton
Jessie J performs at The Scala in London by Andy Sheppard
Les Savy Fav perform at The Corporation in Sheffield by Andy Cook
Manic Street Preachers perform at Brixton Academy in London by Simon Fernandez
Marques Toliver performs at Bushtock Festival by Jason Williamson
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds perform at Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona by Burak Cingi
PJ Harvey performs at Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona by Burak Cingi
Pulp perform at Glastonbury Festival by Gary Wolstenholme
Slayer perform at Sonisphere Festival by Jason Williamson
St. Vincent performs at The Queen Elizabeth Hall in London by Minh Le
Sufjan Stevens performs at Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona by Burak Cingi
Drowned in Sound Stage @ Summer Sundae Festival by Jamie Boynton
So, those are Gary's picks of our In Photos. For your chance to win a La Sardina Lomography camera (similar to the one used by DiS' editor for DiS' year-end list seaside shots on a recent press trip to Barbados), simply tell us:
Which of the above or any other shots on DiS or that you've seen elsewhere have you loved in 2011?
To enter this DiSmas giveaway, simply comment below and send your answer in an email entitled Drowned in Sound to firstname.lastname@example.org. And yes, it can a photo you've taken yourself if you're really proud of if you want to submit one of your own. A winner will be selected at random on January 5th 2012, when this competition closes. There are lots more photography related competitions and a huge analog loving community over on the Lomography site, click here to sign up, and you'll get 10 'piggie points'.