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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