A look back at 2021 — in photos

Shoes, toys and more are arranged around the Centennial Flame on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on June. The makeshift memorial went up following the discovery of children's remains at the site of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C. (Brian Morris/CBC - image credit)
Shoes, toys and more are arranged around the Centennial Flame on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on June. The makeshift memorial went up following the discovery of children's remains at the site of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C. (Brian Morris/CBC - image credit)

From eager vaccine seekers to derailed light rail trains, from loud protests to sombre reflections, there was no shortage of compelling photos taken in 2021.

Here are some of the most noteworthy photos taken over the past 12 months by CBC Ottawa and Radio-Canada journalists.

Francis Ferland/CBC
Francis Ferland/CBC
Stu Mills/CBC
Stu Mills/CBC
Andrew Lee/CBC
Andrew Lee/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Alexander Behne/Radio-Canada
Alexander Behne/Radio-Canada
Francis Ferland/CBC
Francis Ferland/CBC
Alexander Behne/CBC
Alexander Behne/CBC
Nicholas Cleroux/Radio-Canada
Nicholas Cleroux/Radio-Canada
Trevor Pritchard/CBC
Trevor Pritchard/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Jean Delisle/CBC
Buntola Nou/CBC
Buntola Nou/CBC
Francis Ferland/CBC
Francis Ferland/CBC
Robyn Miller/CBC
Robyn Miller/CBC
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