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Globe photos of the week, Jan. 11, 2013

A chair on the ice provided a convenient place for Laurie Hawkins of Rockport to change out of his skates at Gloucester’s Niles Pond.
John Blanding/Globe Staff
A chair on the ice provided a convenient place for Laurie Hawkins of Rockport to change out of his skates at Gloucester’s Niles Pond.

A man prepared to skate on a frozen pond in Gloucester, a deer was rescued from the ice in Waltham, and more of the week’s best images. View the photo gallery here.