Photo by Leigh Righton captures the cloud of smoke in downtown Vancouver during the 2011 Stanley Cup riots.
The photo by Rich Lam of the kissing couple may be the most iconic image of the Vancouver riot. It was voted "2011 Photo of the Year by Esquire Magazine.
Naked Kesler. This photo caused quite a stir as female Vancouver fans couldn't get enough of Kes.
A bear downtown caused quite the stir
Celebrations went well into the night as the Canucks advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals. This photo by Maurice Li captured the moment perfectly.
We are the champions. Photography by Ryan Enn Hughes.
Occupy Vancouver started strong but their actions clouded the message. Image by Stephen Hui
Summer Live Concerts in Vancouver were a welcome addition to the summer festival circuit. Photo by Rick Chung
Flashing isn't new to Canucks games but this one in particular was caught on t.v.
Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg was in Vancouver. Speculation was rampant as to why he was here. Turns out he just wanted to know what all the fuss about Japadog was
A lot happened in Vancouver this past year. The above was just a small fraction of the most talked about images in this wonderful city of ours.