Photojournalism of the Week: November 9, 2012

President Barack Obama's team tweeted this photo minutes after it was clear he had won the 2012 presidential elections late Tuesday night, with the caption "Four more years." The photo quickly became the most liked and retweeted photo in the history of Facebook or Twitter. Scout Tufankijan, who made the image, is a Brooklyn-based photojournalist, who was covering the campaign. Check out more of her work on her site.Scout Tufankjian for Obama for America
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney pauses while speaking at a campaign rally in Newport News
Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney pauses while speaking at a campaign rally in Newport News, Virginia, on Election Day. Brian Snyder is a Boston-based Reuters staffer who has been shooting for the organization since 1989. His most recent assignment was covering Mittens Romney's presidential campaign. See more of his work here.Brian Snyder/Reuters
Ajay Narayan cheers as the race is called for U.S. President Barack Obama by a television network during the Nevada State Democrats' election night party at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas
Ajay Narayan cheers as the race is called for U.S. President Barack Obama by a television network during the Nevada State Democrats' election night party. Sam Morris is a Las Vegas Sun staffer also shooting for Reuters. See more of his work here.Sam Morris/Reuters
A student protester throws a molotov cocktail towards riot policemen during an anti-government rally in Santiago
A student protester throws a molotov cocktail towards riot policemen during a rally against the government to demand changes in the public state education in Santiago, Chile. Ivan Alvarado is a Reuters staff photographer based in Chile. See more of his work on the Reutrers blog.Ivan Alvarado/Reuters
Dust surrounds people listening to U.S. President Obama at the Franklin County fairgrounds in Ohio
Dust surrounds people listening to U.S. President Barack Obama talk at a campaign event in Hilliard, Ohio, two days before the election. Larry Downing is a Reuters staff photographer who, up until this week, was covering President Obama on the campaign trail. See more of his work on the Reuters blog.Larry Downing /Reuters
Russian servicemen hold flags during a military parade rehearsal in Red Square in Moscow
Russian servicemen hold flags during a military parade rehearsal in Red Square in Moscow November 2, 2012. Maxim Shemetov is a Reuters staffer based in Russia.Maxim Shemetov/Reuters
U.S. and Afghan soldiers walk near a U.S. Army Chinook during an operation near the town of Walli Was in Paktika province
U.S. and Afghan soldiers walk near a U.S. Army helicopter during an operation near the town of Walli Was in Paktika, Afghanistan. Goran Tomasevic is a Reuters staffer who predominantly covers wars and conflicts. He has previously been based in Libya, Syria, Egypt and Iraq. In 2003 and 2005 he was named Reuters’ Photographer of the Year.Goran Tomasevic/Reuters
A soccer freestyler performs on a light pole next to the Montmartre Sacre Coeur Basilica in Paris
A soccer freestyler performs on a light pole next to the Montmartre Sacre Coeur Basilica in Paris. Christian Hartmann is a Reuters staffer based in Switzerland.Christian Hartmann/Reuters
A worker's hands are covered with gunpowder as he makes fire crackers at a factory in Kolkata
A worker's hands are covered with gunpowder as he makes fire crackers at a factory in Kolkata, India. Rupak De Chowdhuri is an India-based Reuters photographer.Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters
Liu uses a broom to clean up mud and water from extensive flooding in a laundromat due to superstorm Sandy in Coney Island
Eddie Liu uses a broom to clean up mud and water from extensive flooding in a laundromat due to superstorm Sandy in the Coney Island neighborhood of New York City. Lucas Jackson is a New York City-based Reuters staffer who recently arrived back in the States after covering the conflict in Afghanistan. See more of his work in our previous roundups here and here.Lucas Jackson/Reuters
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks under two counter assault team members with binoculars on a nearby roof at an election campaign rally in Concord, New Hampshire
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks under two counter assault team members at an election campaign rally in Concord, New Hampshire, November 4, 2012, days before the election. Jason Reed is a Reuters staffer who was up until this week, covering President Obama on the campaign trail. See more of his work on the Reuters blog.Jason Reed/Reuters

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