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Portfolio of work: Brian Snyder

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Then Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama waves to the crowd at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado August 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama waves to the crowd at the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado August 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R) reaches out to greet supporters at a campaign rally in Durango, Colorado October 24, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R) reaches out to greet supporters at a campaign rally in Durango, Colorado October 24, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A bidder's assistant calls out a bid at an auction by USHomeAuction.com in Boston, Massachusetts of hundreds of foreclosed homes from Massachusetts and New Hampshire March 7, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A bidder's assistant calls out a bid at an auction by USHomeAuction.com in Boston, Massachusetts of hundreds of foreclosed homes from Massachusetts and New Hampshire March 7, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Campers juggle as a group during some free time at Circus Smirkus camp in Craftsbury Common, Vermont August 5, 2008. Circus Smirkus's advanced camp is a two week program for 14-18 year olds to improve their circus skills, including juggling, unicycling, aerials and acrobatics. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Campers juggle as a group during some free time at Circus Smirkus camp in Craftsbury Common, Vermont August 5, 2008. Circus Smirkus's advanced camp is a two week program for 14-18 year olds to improve their circus skills, including juggling, unicycling, aerials and acrobatics. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Republican presidential candidate Arizona Senator John McCain's shadow hits a wall covered with his campaign posters as he takes a question during a town hall meeting with voters in Concord, January 23, 2000. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Republican presidential candidate Arizona Senator John McCain's shadow hits a wall covered with his campaign posters as he takes a question during a town hall meeting with voters in Concord, January 23, 2000. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Inmate Jay Young, who is serving a 40 year sentence for a murder 2 conviction, trains Juanita to be a service dog as part of NEADS' Prison Pup program at the John J Moran medium security prison in Cranston, Rhode Island April 24, 2007. In NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans' Prison Pup program, prison inmates train dogs to be placed with deaf and disabled Americans, including disabled combat veterans. REUTERS/Brian Snyder more

Inmate Jay Young, who is serving a 40 year sentence for a murder 2 conviction, trains Juanita to be a service dog as part of NEADS' Prison Pup program at the John J Moran medium security prison in Cranston, Rhode Island April 24, 2007. In NEADS/Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans' Prison Pup program, prison inmates train dogs to be placed with deaf and disabled Americans, including disabled combat veterans. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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The body of a victim of Hurricane Katrina lies in the remaining floodwaters and debris in Saint Bernard Parish. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

The body of a victim of Hurricane Katrina lies in the remaining floodwaters and debris in Saint Bernard Parish. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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School children and voters are reflected in a puddle while then Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton visits a polling place at Broken Ground School in Concord, New Hampshire, January 8, 2008, the day of the New Hampshire Primary. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

School children and voters are reflected in a puddle while then Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Hillary Clinton visits a polling place at Broken Ground School in Concord, New Hampshire, January 8, 2008, the day of the New Hampshire Primary. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Presidential candidates, Senator Hillary Clinton, Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain, meet onstage between back to back Republican and Democratic debates at St Anselems College in Manchester, New Hampshire January 5, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Presidential candidates, Senator Hillary Clinton, Senator Barack Obama and Senator John McCain, meet onstage between back to back Republican and Democratic debates at St Anselems College in Manchester, New Hampshire January 5, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A young man heads a soccer ball in front of the Roman temple on the Citadel in Amman, Jordan May 21, 2005. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A young man heads a soccer ball in front of the Roman temple on the Citadel in Amman, Jordan May 21, 2005. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes (L) keeps both feet in the end zone as he beats Arizona Cardinals safety Aaron Francisco to catch the game winning touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter of the NFL's Super Bowl XLIII football game in Tampa, Florida, February 1, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Santonio Holmes (L) keeps both feet in the end zone as he beats Arizona Cardinals safety Aaron Francisco to catch the game winning touchdown pass late in the fourth quarter of the NFL's Super Bowl XLIII football game in Tampa, Florida, February 1, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Boats at a marina are tossed together on land in New Orleans, Louisiana, September 13, 2005. Hurricane Katrina hit the region on August 29 causing numerous deaths and severe property damage in Louisiana and Mississippi. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Boats at a marina are tossed together on land in New Orleans, Louisiana, September 13, 2005. Hurricane Katrina hit the region on August 29 causing numerous deaths and severe property damage in Louisiana and Mississippi. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Republican presidential candidate Senator John McCain grimaces during the Republican candidates debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire January 5, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Republican presidential candidate Senator John McCain grimaces during the Republican candidates debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, New Hampshire January 5, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Supporters holding signs for various candidates cast shadows on a wall outside a polling station in Manchester, New Hampshire January 8, 2008, the day of the New Hampshire primary. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Supporters holding signs for various candidates cast shadows on a wall outside a polling station in Manchester, New Hampshire January 8, 2008, the day of the New Hampshire primary. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton takes the stage at a campaign stop in Dover, New Hampshire January 7, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton takes the stage at a campaign stop in Dover, New Hampshire January 7, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A young passer-by points to a mural composed of a series of portraits that are a combination of the faces of then Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Barack Obama and former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in Boston, Massachusetts July 11, 2008. Gallery XIV commissioned the mural by artist Ron English. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A young passer-by points to a mural composed of a series of portraits that are a combination of the faces of then Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Barack Obama and former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in Boston, Massachusetts July 11, 2008. Gallery XIV commissioned the mural by artist Ron English. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A boy carries feed for cows at the Minnesota State Fair in St. Paul, Minnesota, August 30, 2008. The first Minnesota State Fair was held in 1859, the year after Minnesota was granted statehood, and now draws millions of visitors each year. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A boy carries feed for cows at the Minnesota State Fair in St. Paul, Minnesota, August 30, 2008. The first Minnesota State Fair was held in 1859, the year after Minnesota was granted statehood, and now draws millions of visitors each year. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama is silhouetted against a light while speaking to residents at the Earl M. Bourdon Centre in Claremont, New Hampshire March 16, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Barack Obama is silhouetted against a light while speaking to residents at the Earl M. Bourdon Centre in Claremont, New Hampshire March 16, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A nun waits as Pope Benedict XVI visits for an Ecumenical Prayer Service at the Church of Saint Joseph in New York, April 18, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A nun waits as Pope Benedict XVI visits for an Ecumenical Prayer Service at the Church of Saint Joseph in New York, April 18, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Technicians work on a five-foot tower clock at the Electric Time Company in Medfield, Massachusetts March 31, 2006. Daylight saving time begins for most parts of the United States at 2 a.m. on the first Sunday of April. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Technicians work on a five-foot tower clock at the Electric Time Company in Medfield, Massachusetts March 31, 2006. Daylight saving time begins for most parts of the United States at 2 a.m. on the first Sunday of April. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett powders his hands before the Celtics' NBA game against the New Orleans Hornets in Boston, Massachusetts March 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett powders his hands before the Celtics' NBA game against the New Orleans Hornets in Boston, Massachusetts March 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton and supporters are reflected in the glasses of Reverend Cecil Williams at a fund raiser at the Orpheum Theater in San Francisco, California February 2, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Democratic presidential candidate Senator Hillary Clinton and supporters are reflected in the glasses of Reverend Cecil Williams at a fund raiser at the Orpheum Theater in San Francisco, California February 2, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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President Barack Obama gets a thumbs up from his daughter Sasha after taking the Oath of Office as the 44th President of the United States, during the inauguration ceremony in Washington January 20, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

President Barack Obama gets a thumbs up from his daughter Sasha after taking the Oath of Office as the 44th President of the United States, during the inauguration ceremony in Washington January 20, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy sits onstage at a naturalization ceremony for 300 new United States citizens onboard the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy docked in Boston, Massachusetts March 2, 2007. After nearly forty years of service, the USS Kennedy is making its final port visit in Boston before being decommissioned on March 23 in Mayport, Florida. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy sits onstage at a naturalization ceremony for 300 new United States citizens onboard the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy docked in Boston, Massachusetts March 2, 2007. After nearly forty years of service, the USS Kennedy is making its final port visit in Boston before being decommissioned on March 23 in Mayport, Florida. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez (L) takes a punch from Boston Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek in the third inning at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts July 24, 2004. The fight came after Rodriguez was hit by a pitch from the Red Sox pitcher Bronson Arroyo.Varitek and Rodriguez were ejected from the game. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez (L) takes a punch from Boston Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek in the third inning at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts July 24, 2004. The fight came after Rodriguez was hit by a pitch from the Red Sox pitcher Bronson Arroyo.Varitek and Rodriguez were ejected from the game. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Boston Celtics Paul Pierce celebrates with his MVP trophy after beating the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 6 of the NBA Finals basketball championship in Boston, June 17, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Boston Celtics Paul Pierce celebrates with his MVP trophy after beating the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 6 of the NBA Finals basketball championship in Boston, June 17, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Boston Red Sox's catcher Jason Varitek and pitcher Jonathan Papelbon celebrate after the Red Sox defeated the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 to win Major League Baseball's ALCS playoff series in Boston, October 21, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Boston Red Sox's catcher Jason Varitek and pitcher Jonathan Papelbon celebrate after the Red Sox defeated the Cleveland Indians in Game 7 to win Major League Baseball's ALCS playoff series in Boston, October 21, 2007. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Challenger Ricky Hatton (L) of England hits WBA welterweight world champion Luis Collazo of the U.S. in the eleventh round in Boston, Massachusetts May 13, 2006. Hatton won on a unanimous decision. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Challenger Ricky Hatton (L) of England hits WBA welterweight world champion Luis Collazo of the U.S. in the eleventh round in Boston, Massachusetts May 13, 2006. Hatton won on a unanimous decision. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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A U.S. soldier kneels at the casket of U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Christopher Piper at his burial in his hometown of Marblehead, Massachusetts June 27, 2005. Piper died of wounds suffered earlier in the month serving with the U.S. Special Forces in Afghanistan. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

A U.S. soldier kneels at the casket of U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Christopher Piper at his burial in his hometown of Marblehead, Massachusetts June 27, 2005. Piper died of wounds suffered earlier in the month serving with the U.S. Special Forces in Afghanistan. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Then Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain greets supporters as he arrives at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina October 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Then Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain greets supporters as he arrives at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina October 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Sixteen year-old Daniel Lloyd-Miller (L), fifteen year-old Jay Melogranno (C) and fifteen year-old Otto Briner work on a comedy routine with water at Circus Smirkus camp in Craftsbury Common, Vermont August 5, 2008. Circus Smirkus's advanced camp is a two week program for 14-18 year olds to improve their circus skills, including juggling, unicycling, aerials and acrobatics. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Sixteen year-old Daniel Lloyd-Miller (L), fifteen year-old Jay Melogranno (C) and fifteen year-old Otto Briner work on a comedy routine with water at Circus Smirkus camp in Craftsbury Common, Vermont August 5, 2008. Circus Smirkus's advanced camp is a two week program for 14-18 year olds to improve their circus skills, including juggling, unicycling, aerials and acrobatics. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Camilo Villegas of Colombia casts a shadow in the early morning light as he places his ball on the first tee during the second round at the 106th U.S. Open Championship at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, June 16, 2006. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Camilo Villegas of Colombia casts a shadow in the early morning light as he places his ball on the first tee during the second round at the 106th U.S. Open Championship at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, June 16, 2006. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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Alicia Casilio, dressed as an Iraqi civilian, stands silently at an anti-Iraq war protest in Boston, Massachusetts January 11, 2007. The numbers on Casilio's face represent the estimated number of Iraqi civilians killed in the war. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

Alicia Casilio, dressed as an Iraqi civilian, stands silently at an anti-Iraq war protest in Boston, Massachusetts January 11, 2007. The numbers on Casilio's face represent the estimated number of Iraqi civilians killed in the war. REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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