A blurry 2020: Our year of living behind plastic
Raindrops are seen on outdoor protective plastic sheeting surrounding a woman on her phone at a cafe dining armore
Goldfish bowl-like acrylic screens installed as part of new social distancing measures at Jazz Lounge Encountemore
A staff member wearing a face shield talks to a bank teller at a counter where a plastic curtain is installed more
A woman sits outside Cafe Du Soleil under bubble tents in Manhattan, New York, September 23. REUTERS/Jeenah Momore
A resident kisses a relative through a plastic sheet installed in a special 'hug room' at a care home in Castemore
A person dressed as a Santa Claus meets with children while sitting in a "Santa Claus bubble" in Aalborg, Denmmore
Lily Hendrickx, 83, a resident at Belgian nursing home "Le Jardin de Picardie" enjoys hugs and cuddles with Mamore
People participate in an outdoor yoga class in a dome to facilitate social distancing, in Toronto, Canada, Junmore
A volunteer delivers food rations at a so-called 'Olla comun', a communal kitchen set up to provide hot food fmore
Students sit behind old ballot boxes repurposed into partitions as they attend class in Pathum Thani province,more
Members exercise at Bally Sport Center, after a five-month lockdown, in Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador, Septemmore
A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglass bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon, which surrounds dimore
Teacher Maura Silva, who works for public school Escola Municipal Frei Vicente de Salvador and who created a "more
People wear protective face shields and masks at a bank preparing to reopen in Bangkok, Thailand May 14. REUTEmore
People eat inside private dining pods at a restaurant in London, August 6. REUTERS/Toby Melville
Customers toast beers behind a plastic transparent board at Kichiri Shinjuku in Tokyo, Japan, May 19. REUTERmore
A man sings inside a makeshift 'shower stall' set up in order to protect patrons at Tracie's Place Restaurant more
Kindergarten students from the Wichuthit school eat their lunch during a rehearsal social distancing ahead of more
An Iranian man and his daughter get disinfected before they enter the kindergarten, in Tehran, Iran, October 1more
A bank teller wearing a protective face mask stands at a counter where a plastic curtain is installed at the Hmore
People are seen at the Atjeh Connection restaurant with separations on the table in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 8more
People have lunch at the Penguin Eat Shabu hotpot restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand, May 8. REUTERS/Athit Perawomore
People sit inside protection booths at the Sushi das Artes restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, October 6. REmore
Newborn baby Phuc An, wearing a protective face shield, before leaving home for a vaccination in Hanoi, Vietnamore
Scenes from a holiday season amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Our top news photography from the past year.
Looking back on the year that was with one photo from every week of 2020.
Merry and bright scenes around the world during the Christmas season.