Picture of the year 2014 (Sweden) was taken by Niclas Hammarstrom photojournalism Niclas Hammarstrom, the photographer who last year sat 43 days kidnapped in Syria, has taken the Year Picture 2014 - a picture from Aleppo in Syria.
For the last month, photographer Narciso Contreras has been showing the destruction in Aleppo, Syria. Here, people walk past damaged homes during heavy fighting between Free Syrian Army fighters and government forces
Can you see how this lovely piece was made? The genius here is in the design, not the technique. I like to string these with fireline or powerpro because you can fit many strands into a clamshell which may be an easier finish than crimping.