Photojournalism of the Week: August 31, 2012

The week's most incredible images and the photographers that made them

Racing pigeons are seen being released as they start their flight from Alnwick to their home lofts across Yorkshire and Humberside in northern England. Nigel Roddis is a British-based commercial photographer shooting for Reuters. See more of his work on his site.

Nigel Roddis/Reuters