Carlos Osorio - Staff Photographer - @CarlosOsorio
Here are some of the photographs and stories that stuck with me in 2012.
A camera flash goes off as Edwin Encarnacion is hit by a pitch in a game against the Boston Red Sox on June 3, 2012.
Toronto Blue Jay Omar Vizquel is tagged out at the plate by Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jose Molina on September 1, 2012.
Blue Jays Jose Bautista dodges a tag from Baltimore Orioles Matt Wieters on April 13, 2012.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford celebrates after his Don Bosco Eagles defeated the Senator O'Connor Blues 26-14 at Esther Shiner Stadium on November 8, 2012.
Raptors DeMar DeRozan slams a ball during the 2nd half of the NBA game between the Toronto Raptors and the Brooklyn Nets at the Air Canada Centre on December 12, 2012.
After being called out on strikes Brett Lawrie throws his helmet to the ground. The helmet took a hop and hit home plate umpire Bill Miller. Brett Lawrie was suspended 4 games. May 15, 2012
A model walks past a security guard during the Laura Siegel fashion show at Toronto Fashion week on March 13, 2012.
A woman takes a photo before the Ezra Constantine show at Toronto Fashion week on March 15, 2012.
A woman walks along a path between Nathan Phillips Square and Queen Street West on March 28, 2012.
Ralph Armstrong’s family has farmed this land inMelancthon since 1853, raising cattle and sheep. Three different representatives from the Highland Companies offered seven times to buy land from Armstrong and wife Mary Lynne, but were refused. “It’s in us, it’s what you gotta do,” said Armstrong. November 22, 2012. For stories about the so called mega quarry. Story HERE.
Shary Boyle (right) and Amy Siegel work a projector during rehersals for a 90-minute stage production called "Everything Under the Moon." The performance was the opening event for Harbourfront's WorldStage event. February 10, 2012
Kids at the 5th annual North American Muslim Foundation Family Fair on Family Day February 20, 2012.
Three men walk along a path at Trinity Bellwoods park on March 7, 2012.
Limousine driver from Fleet Limousines Dave Medeiros watches as zombie Mike Pollard leaves a bloody handprint on his limousine during the Toronto Zombie Walk. Medeiros was parked on University waiting for a wedding party to finish taking photos at Osgoode Hall on October 20, 2012.
Students at Rose Ave. Junior public school in St. Jamestown start painting their own "sistine chapel" in the archway of the school as part of an art project. March 6, 2012.
His Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall visit the Fort York Armoury for an inspection of the Guard of Honour and a Military Muster on May 22, 2012.
Lucas Gadke climbs a tree at Trinity Bellwoods park on March 7, 2012.
Hollywood actress Anna Kendrick at the Toronto International Film Festival. Part of a series of photographs using other peoples flashes. More HERE.
(left) Gillian Shaw and her sister Lily MacLeod prepare to eat Fettucine Alfredo their favourite at Lily's home in Sutton Ontario. For story about identical twins adopted in China and raised 400 kilometres apart in Ontario. Story HERE.
A man consoles a woman on a Go bus near the site of the train derailment in Burlington on February 26, 2012.
Portrait of American novelist Emily Schultz. August 20, 2012.
Eric Macdonald is a widower. His wife Elizabeth decided to take her own life rather than live with Multiple sclerosis. She made all the arrangements to visit the Dignitas assisted dying organization in Zurich. She chose June 8, 2007, at 11 a.m. as her time of death. For the Atkinson Series about life and death by Rob Cribb. More HERE.
Hassan Rasouli is kissed by his daughter Mojgan. After a surgery at Sunnybrook Hospital Hassan Rasouli developed a bacterial meningitis infection which left him lying in a coma. For the Atkinson Series about life and death by Rob Cribb. More HERE.
Maria has been fighting to keep her husband Desmond alive at Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital for the past three years. For Rob Cribb's Atkinson series on life and death. More HERE.
Ruth Von Fuchs is president of the Right to Die Society of Canada. Posing with a nitrous oxide tank which combined with a hood will be used to take her own life when she feels the time is right. For Rob Cribb's Atkinson series on life and death. More HERE.
John Tory watches as Mayor Rob Ford weighs in at the first Cut the Waist Challenge at city hall on January 16, 2012. The Mayor did not complete the challenge.
Mark and his wife Murielle before surgery on March 23, 2012. Mark MacMillan has Ewing Sarcoma and is undergoing a procedure where part of his Ulna will be removed to try and remove the tumour. More HERE.
A police officers blocks the intersection of Bathurst St. and Wilson Ave. on April 16, 2012. Veteran Toronto police Const. Jeff Blair was stabbed in the neck during an altercation.
A member of the Honour Guard before the His Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrive at Fort York Armoury. May 22, 2012.
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