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2020 in Review

Picture This: How Capital & Main Photographers Captured the Year

From street protests to COVID coverage to wildfires and beyond, our photographers were in the thick of the action.




George Floyd death protest, downtown Los Angeles, on the 110 Freeway. (Photo by Ted Soqui)

David Bacon: Fresno, California

Steve is a homeless man who lives next to the railroad tracks and irrigation canal near the airport. He has his possessions in a shopping cart.

Ted Soqui: All Black Lives Matter

All Black Lives Matter March from Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue, Hollywood, to West Hollywood.

Steve Appleford: Home, Seized Home


Martha Escudero; 42, with her two daughters — (left) Victoria; 10; and Meztli; 8; left — in the El Sereno home she seized two days before with Reclaim LA.

Joanne Kim: Food in Time of COVID

A man in a face mask waits in his car as his trunk is packed with produce and eggs at the Farm Box Program.

A man waits in his car as his trunk is packed with produce and eggs at the Farm Box Program.

Ted Soqui: Saving Mount Wilson

A firefighting helicopter drops water on a hot spot of September’s Bobcat Fire and a small rainbow is reflected on the mist.

Steve Appleford: Anti-Lockdown Protesters

“Reopen America” protesters rally at Los Angeles City Hall to call for an end to shutdown measures.

Ted Soqui: COVID Blue

Cars line up in the parking lot of Dodger Stadium for drive-through COVID-19 testing.

David Bacon: Tulare County

Farmworker Sara Toledo picks pluots in California’s Central Valley. Her bandanna doubles as protection from the elements and COVID-19.

Brooke Anderson: The Call to “Free Them All”

Police advance on protesters gathered outside of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s mansion to call for the release of prisoners during the pandemic.

Ted Soqui: Celebrating Biden’s Win

Santa Monica Boulevard in West Hollywood was taken over with street celebrations following the announcement of Joe Biden’s victory.

Samantha Shanahan: Milwaukee’s Black Middle Class

Barbara Toles, a former Democratic member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, at her home in Milwaukee.


Barbara Toles, a former member of the Wisconsin State Assembly, says that her success would be more difficult for Black children in Milwaukee today.

David Bacon: Oakland Rent Strike

A tenant at an Oakland apartment complex where residents mounted a rent strike against Mosser Capital.


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