All in a day's work for The Canberra Times photographers

Cystic Fibrosis ACT's annual 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle.   Travis Leemhuis of Flynn and Jaimie Elliott- Svoronos [correct spelling] of Ngunnawal.  26 July 2015.  Canberra Times photo by Jeffrey Chan. Click for more photos

11:53 AM   Some of the beautiful photos Canberra Times readers enjoy thanks to our talented local photographic team.

Death Cab for Cutie gig at ANU Bar

From left: David Giang, Fiona Duall. Click for more photos

10:54 AM   Indie rock lovers flocked to watch Death Cab for Cutie perform at ANU Bar on Thursday, Jule 30.

Damien Leith at The Street Theatre, July 18

Mandy Wade and Steve Carter. Click for more photos

Damien Leith performed his self-penned, one-man cabaret play called The Parting Glass: An Irish Journey at The Street Theatre on July 18.

Fire on Matina Street, Narrabundah

ACT Fire and Rescue at the scene of the house fire. Click for more photos

Scenes from Narrabundah as fire crews attempt to control a fire at a residential home on Matina Street.

Reckless Valour

From left,  Geza Szanto of Banks, Di Cross of Sutton and Mark Gordon of Ainslie. Click for more photos

Crowds gathered at the Canberra Playhouse in Civic to see QL2 Dance's production of Reckless Valour.

Photographer Rohan Thomson: three time finalist at Young Walkley's

Misunderstood jobs series
Tobin Brothers funerals' mortuary manager, Josh Wallace and assistant Michelle Keevers.
Thursday, 9 October 2014 
Photo by Rohan Thomson, The Canberra Times  Josh Wallace and Michelle Keevers. Photo by Rohan Thomson.National Photographic Portrait Prize 2015 finalist Click for more photos

Some of the images taken by young Canberra Times photographer Rohan Thomson that have been recognised by the Walkley foundation over the three years.

Annual Art Exhibition fundraiser preparations at the National Zoo and Aquarium

Meerkats working on some paw paintings for sale at the exhibition. Click for more photos

Annual Art Exhibition fundraiser preparations at National Zoo and Aquarium

Australian War Memorial brings rare tank from Brisbane to Canberra

Director of the Queensland Museum Suzanne Miller has bought rare German tank Mephisto to display at the Australian War Memorial. Click for more photos

The last remaining First World War German A7V tank. Panzerkampfwagen 506, Mephisto, is the only surviving A7V unit anywhere in the world.

AHA ACT Hospitality Awards

From left, Sarah Jordaan of Fraser, Natasha Roberts of Fadden and Emily Yrbenski of Gordon. Click for more photos

Canberra’s leading hotels, bars, restaurants, nightclubs, licensed venues and outstanding employees were honoured at the annual awards ceremony at the National Convention Centre.

Our readers enter stunning photographs into the winter photocomp

Jonathan McFeat - Carillon fog OR Kingston Harbour sunrise.?

Date: 25 July 2015 at 17:26
Subject: Winter Photo Competition Entry
Jonathan McFeat
8/31 Eastlake Parade
Kingston ACT 2604
Carillon Fog.
taken 23/7/15
A thick, damp fog enveloped the lake, and with it came almost total silence. I felt like the last person left on earth.
Kingston Harbour Sunrise
Taken 4/6/15
A glorious combination of sunrise, seagulls and fog.

fog2.jpg Click for more photos

A selection of some of the entries for our winter photo competition.

Young Ones

From left, David Chen and Caroline Khin-Chen both of Forde. Click for more photos

Canberrans gather for The Young Ones Concert, featuring performers under the age of 30, at Ainslie's All Saints' Anglican Church.

John I Dent Cup: Royals v Wests

Tom Staniforth of Canberra Royals celebrates with team mate Tyson Tamehere after scoring a try. Click for more photos

Royals and Wests clash at Wanniassa in the minor semi-final of the John I Dent Cup.

Local AFL: Gungahlin v Eastlake

Eastlake's Ben Scott grabs his opponent Kieren Shea. Click for more photos

In local AFL Gungahlin and Eastlake clash at Gungahlin enclosed oval.

Local soccer: Canberra FC v Gungahlin United

Canberra player James Field on a charge. Click for more photos

Canberra FC take on Gungahlin United at Deakin Stadium in the National Premier League.

NRL: Canberra v Penrith

Blake Austin of the Raiders is tackled by Jamie Soward of the Panthers during the round 20 NRL match between the Penrith Panthers and the Canberra Raiders at Pepper Stadium. Click for more photos

In round 20 of the NRL the Penrith Panthers take on the Canberra Raiders at Pepper Stadium.

6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle

Cystic Fibrosis ACT's annual 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle. Runners set of from Regatta Point. Click for more photos

Canberrans braved the cold to take part in the 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle, which raises money for Cystic Fibrosis.

Cystic Fibrosis ACT's Santa Speedo Shuffle

From left, Darren Sykes of Moruya, Jane Moffett of Bonython and Melanie Bradley of Bonython. Click for more photos

Cystic Fibrosis ACT's hols its annual 6500 Santa Speedo Shuffle, where teams raise money by running 65 minutes in only their Speedos. Brrr!

AFL at Manuka Oval

From left, Tony Hicks and George Hicks of Kiama. Click for more photos

Crowds brave the cold and flock to Manuka Oval to see the GWS Giants take on the Geelong Cats in Round 17 of the AFL.

Stripey the Emu Chick at the Canberra Theatre

From left, Linda and Annabel Lindsell, 4, both of Franklin.   Click for more photos

Canberra families enjoy a special performance of 'Stripey: The Eggscellent Adventures of an Emu Chick' at the Canberra Theatre Centre in Civic.

Our readers enter stunning photographs into the winter photocomp

Peter Guo - Sunrise in Canberra Click for more photos

A selection of some of the entries for our winter photo competition.

Truffle Gala Dinner

From left, Melanie Perin of Amaroo and Amber Gallagher of Reid. Click for more photos

Crowds braved the cold at the National Arboretum to experience the tastes and smells of the Truffle Gala Dinner featuring some of Canberra's finest culinary talents.

July newborns

Paul and Anthea Gemmell of Nicholls, with baby Flynn, 3.4kg, born on July 8. Click for more photos

Proud Canberra parents show off the newest additions to their families

Readers, Writers & Storytellers Festival

From left Corinna Schubert  and Kathleen Kershaw both of Fraser. Click for more photos

Book lovers gathered at the National Library of Australia for the Canberra readers, writers and storytellers festival.

The cast perform Grease the musical at The Q, Queanbeyan.

News. 22nd July 2015. Cast from Grease the musical to be performed at The Q in Queanbeyan.   "Danny Zuko" Marcus Hurley. Click for more photos

The cast of Grease the musical perform some of their songs at The Q, Queanbeyan.

Cartoons of the Week July 20

Cathy Wilcox cartoon for Monday, July 20, 2015. Click for more photos

A collection of Fairfax cartoons for the week ending July 20.

Raiders v Sharks

Jarrad Kennedy of the Canberra Raiders tackled by Sam Tagataese of the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks. Click for more photos

The game between the Canberra Raiders and the Cronulla Sharks proves a nail-biter as the hosts lose after an extra-time field goal.

John I Dent Cup: Gungahlin v Tuggeranong

Tuggeranong player Christian Lealiifano. Click for more photos

The Gungahlin Eagles take on the Tuggeranong Vikings at Nicholls Oval in local Rugby Union.

A Pooch Affair

Jessica and Michelle O'Grady and Marley of Melba. Click for more photos

Canberra dog lovers descend on Exhibition Park for a fair of all thing dog-related.

The Flying Fruit Fly Circus

Ruth, and George Palavestra of Gordon and Oskar (4) Boyson of Conder. Click for more photos

The renowned Flying Fruit Fly Circus perform their Circus Under My Bed show at the Canberra Theatre.