2010’s final days have passed and pictorially this has been a truly successful year.
We hope 2010 has been as good for you as for us and that we together can make 2011 even better!
During the year tens of thousands of photos have passed through the system including pictures from the Winter Olympics in Canada, the FIFA World Cup in South Africa and the Royal Wedding in Sweden. These photos, moments and emotions all tells a tale of it´s own, these tales have become our darlings. Now we tried to kill them off. This is a selection of our top ten favorites.
2010-05-05 Athens Demonstrations, Photo: Hans Arne Vedlog / Dagbladet
Thousands of people in Greece's capital took to the streets to protest harsh spending cuts aimed at saving the country from bankruptcy. The demonstrations took a violent turn as the demonstrators outside the Greek parliament in Athens threw Molotov cocktails at riot police.
2010-12-10 Swedish Idol Finale, Photo: Jonas Bilberg / Aftonbladet
The warehouse worker Jay Smith from Helsingborg, roars out his joy before the press call-up when it is absolutely clear that he is the Swedish Idol of 2010.
2010-02-18 Winter Olympics Vancouver, Photo: Andreas Bardell / Aftonbladet
Anna Olsson totally exhausted after the finish in the sprint finals. Although she fought bravely she missed the podium and crossed the finish line in fourth place.
2010-06-19 The Royal Wedding, Photo: Anders Wiklund / Scanpix
A historic image of a historic moment. The 19th of Jun The Swedish Crown Prinsess Victoria merried Daniel Westling a man of the people. This year's lovebirds went straight into our hearts when they made their entrance on the sunny balcony at Lejonbacken in Stockholm and was greeted by a crowd which cried out for a kiss.
2010-09-19 The Swedish Election, Photo: Lars Perhson / SvD
Sverigedemokraterna made the emotions run high when it stood clear that they were the big winners of the Swedish election. For the first time Sweden has a xenophobic party in the parlament and the party leader Jimmie Åkesson declared that they had written political history.
2010-08-01 European Athletics Championships, Photo: Gustav Mårtensson / Aftonbladet
With all nerves on edge Emma Green prepares herself mentally for the final jump against Blanca Vlasic in high jump at the European Athletics Championships in Barcelona. Emma received a silver medal for her efforts.
2010-04-24 WBC Title Match, Photo: Claus Bonnerup / Ekstrabladet
Denmark's pride Mikkel Kessler defeated Carl Froch after twelve regular rounds in a sparkling event in Herning, Denmark. Mikael Kessler became the new WBC champion.
2010-09-07 Sweden-San Marino, Photo: Andreas Bardell / Aftonbladet
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored two goals in the European Championship qualifying match against San Marino who where totally crushed by the Swedes who spat up 6-0.
2010-12-10 The Nobel Prize, Photo: Claudio Berscani / Scanpix
We did not know that the Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt was a funny guy, but apparently he is a very good entertainer. At the Nobel Prize Dinner in Stockholm he was seen pulling jokes to the left party chair man Lars Ohly who seemed very amused.
2010-12-11 World Floorball Championship Final, Photo: Tuomas Selanne / Iltasanomat
The year ended in defeat for the Swedish floor ball team as they lost to Finland with 6-2 in the prestigious World Cup final in Helsinki, Finland.