Photojournalism of the Week: October 26, 2012

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Devotees of the Chinese Bang Neow Shrine carry a statue and another devotee through exploding firecrackers during the annual vegetarian festival procession through central Phuket

Devotees of the Chinese Bang Neow Shrine carry a statue and an another devotee through exploding firecrackers during the annual vegetarian festival procession through central Phuket, Thailand. Damir Sagolj is a Reuters staff photographer based in Thailand. He recently won first prize in the World Press Photo “Daily Life Singles” category. Check out his blog over on the Reuters site.

A woman reacts as she shakes hands with U.S. President Barack Obama during a campaign rally in Denver

A woman reacts as she shakes hands with U.S. President Barack Obama during a campaign rally in Denver, Colorado. Kevin Lamarque is a senior staff photographer at Reuters and has been with the agency for over 25 years. Check out some of his other images in our past round-ups here and here.

A camel that was purchased by a customer is lifted to be placed in a vehicle at a camel market near Riyadh

A camel that was purchased by a customer is lifted to be placed in a vehicle at a camel market near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Fahad Shadeed is a Saudi-based Reuters staffer.

Firefighters extinguish fire at the scene of an explosion in Ashrafieh, central Beirut

Firefighters extinguish a blaze at the scene of a car bomb explosion in Ashrafieh, central Beirut, Lebanon. The bomb, which blew up during rush hour, killed at least eight people and wounded about 80. Hasan Shaaban is a stringer working for Reuters out of Lebanon.

Bayern Munich’s Muller scores a penalty against Lille during their Champion’s League Group F soccer match at the Lille Grand Stade stadium in Villeneuve d’Ascq

Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller scores a penalty against Lille during their Champion’s League Group F soccer match at the Lille Grand Stade stadium in Villeneuve d’Ascq, France. Pascal Rossignol is a Reuters staffer based in France.

Jaguar swims towards his food that was dropped in water during feeding time at Taman Safari Indonesia in Bogor

A jaguar swims towards food that was dropped in the water during feeding time at Taman Safari Indonesia in Bogor, Indonesia. Beawiharta Beawiharta is a Reuters staffer based in Indonesia. Check out more of his work over on the Reuters blog.

A cleaner removing leaves from a path looks at a man carrying a balloon at a park in central Beijing

A man carries a shark-shaped balloon through a park in Beijing. David Gray is a Reuters staffer based in Beijing. Keep up to date with his assignments by checking out his blog.

Kashmiri children react as effigies of 10-headed demon King Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Khumbkarna are set on fire during Dussehra in Srinagar

Kashmiri children react as effigies of 10-headed demon King Ravana, his son Meghnad and brother Khumbkarna are set on fire during the festival of Dussehra in Srinagar, India. Fayaz Kabli is a Reuters staff photographer based in Srinager, India.

Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba and pray at the Grand mosque during the annual haj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca

Muslim pilgrims circle the Kaaba and pray at the Grand mosque during the annual Hajj pilgrimage in the holy city of Mecca. Amr Dalsh is a Reuters staffer based in Cairo, Egypt. He has been with the organization since 2006. Check out more of his work inb our past round-ups here and here.

A woman and a child wait for a bus as actors dressed as zombies gesture for attention during a zombie walk in Belgrade

A woman and a child wait for a bus as actors dressed as zombies gesture for attention during a zombie walk in Belgrade, Serbia. Marko Djurica is a Reuters staffer covering general and breaking news in Serbia. See more of his work in our past round-ups.

Be sure to check out our archive of past Photojournalism of the Week galleries, where you will find more great work.