Photos of the Year
BY Advocate.com Editors
January 06 2010 11:20 AM ET
From Olympic gold medalist Matthew Mitcham to comedian Wanda Sykes, if they lent their voices to the fight for gay rights, made a splash or simply made headlines in gay media in 2009, The Advocate was there to capture the moment on film. Take a look back at some of our favorite photos from last year.
2008 Olympic gold medalist Matthew Mitcham photographed at his training facility in Sydney (February 2009).