September 28th, 2016

Pictures of the Year Tijana Martin

This was my first full year working as a staff photographer here at the Lethbridge Herald and it’s been a blast!

Here’s a selection of a few of my favourite photos from 2015.

© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin A CF-18 makes it's way past the moon during the Lethbridge International Air Show.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Children run through the splash park at Galt Gardens after Alberta Health Services issued a Heat Advisory for southern Alberta with temperatures expected to be in the mid-to-high 30's.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Ryan Lachapelle, Castle Mountain sales and marketing co-ordinator leads members of the media up the mountain to try Cat skiing first hand.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Maralgoo Batbayar, 9, tries out some of her new moves during the Lethbridge Synchrobelles Summer Synch camp at the University of Lethbridge.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Keaton Zentner from Glendon High School participates in the boys pole vault intermediate category during the ASAA Track and Field Provincial Championships.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Kelli-Rae Ennis reflects on her journey of depression and drug abuse in her new book "Hopeless to Happy."© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin (L-R) Canze Scout, 10, Koelii Scout, 8, and Nelly Young Pine, 7, make there way through a puddle while cycling along the Indian Battle Park path. © Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Laurie English-Winters is consoled during a vigil for her two children Clarissa and Dakota English, along with Kyle Devine. Hundreds gathered to pay their respects during a candle light vigil for the three young adults who were murdered at the end of April.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Firefighters work hard to put out a fire that broke out in the early morning at Red Crow Community College on the Blood Reserve.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Residents comfort each other after a fire broke out in their home along 8th avenue South between 7th street and 8th.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Cancer survivor Wendy Aitkens walks through a crowd of supporters during the rose ceremony at Henderson Lake during the ATB Financial Lethbridge Rotary Dragon Boat Festival.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin NDP leader Rachel Notley speaks to her supporters at Savoury Milonga Dance Cafe.© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Molly and Ron Stallard chat in their "memory room," which features photographs and certificates from Ron's past at River Ridge Condo. Ron was diagnosed with Alzheimer's two years ago and is moving from early to middle stage Alzheimer's.  © Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Terry Reis, 12, throws a punch at Rick Duff, the head coach at the Lethbridge Boxing Club on during a training session.         © Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Benji Husband will be donating a piece of his liver to his wife Lisa Husband who developed primary sclerosing cholangitis, a degenerative liver disease. The two are set to undergo surgery in Edmonton on Oct. 19th and are holding "Take Part of Me," a charity fundraising event at the Lethbridge Lodge.