White House Photographer Souza's First Obama Pix

The White House has released images made inauguration day by Barack Obamare great...behind the scenes, informal, yet tinged with a sense of history. Above, President-Elect Obama steps to the podium to be sworn in. Belo the new president and Michelle Obama share a moment on an elevator ride to an inaugural ball. Below, President Obama relaxes in the White House at the end of the day.--David Schonauer

The White House has released images made inauguration day by Barack Obama's official photographer, Pete Souza. And they're great...behind the scenes, informal, yet tinged with a sense of history. Above, President-Elect Obama steps to the podium to be sworn in. Belo the new president and Michelle Obama share a moment on an elevator ride to an inaugural ball. Below, President Obama relaxes in the White House at the end of the day.--David Schonauer