Year in Photos: Creative Loafing Tampa Bay photographer Dave Decker shares his favorite images of 2021

Dave Decker was everywhere. The Creative Loafing Tampa Bay photographer was at just about every major event over the last year and has the images to prove it. Here you'll find some of his favorite photos spanning the last 12 months, from the Bucs Super Bowl boat parade, big concerts, protests, and everything in between. 
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Bucs fans at on the Tampa Riverwalk for the championship boat parade on Feb. 10, 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
Bucs fans at on the Tampa Riverwalk for the championship boat parade on Feb. 10, 2021.
The 'Justice for J6' rally in Washington D.C. in September 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
The 'Justice for J6' rally in Washington D.C. in September 2021.
Security for Joe Biden's inauguration in Washington D.C. in January 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
Security for Joe Biden's inauguration in Washington D.C. in January 2021.
The 'Justice for J6' rally in Washington D.C. in September 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
The 'Justice for J6' rally in Washington D.C. in September 2021.
Activist and community leader Nina Boneta during a tense New Port Richey city council meeting in February 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
Activist and community leader Nina Boneta during a tense New Port Richey city council meeting in February 2021.
Protesters near Piney Point in April 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
Protesters near Piney Point in April 2021.
Outside a tense New Port Richey city council meeting in February 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
Outside a tense New Port Richey city council meeting in February 2021.
A Bucs fans in downtown Tampa for the championship boat parade on Feb. 10, 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
A Bucs fans in downtown Tampa for the championship boat parade on Feb. 10, 2021.
In the face of HB1 'anti-riot- legislation, Tampa activists gather in April 2021.
Photo by Dave Decker
In the face of HB1 'anti-riot- legislation, Tampa activists gather in April 2021.
Shock G's brother Kent Craig during a celebration of life for the legendary rapper and producer at Ybor City's Allen Temple African Methodist Church.
Photo by Dave Decker
Shock G's brother Kent Craig during a celebration of life for the legendary rapper and producer at Ybor City's Allen Temple African Methodist Church.
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