It was a difficult edit for The Week in Pictures this week. We felt the need to balance the tragedy in Haiti with some brighter moments. I thought this serene image was particularly beautiful - though perhaps too quiet to The Week in Pictures. See the images that made the final cut at the link below.
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Snow settles on the derelict West Pier in the early hours of January 7, in Hove, United Kingdom.