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As we were being ushered into the back of the plane, I remember seeing Hillary Clinton wearing a red jacket and talking on her cell phone ......

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Getty Images photographer Mario Tama recalls: True to form, they put on their game faces as they approached the stage where I made this frame. ...

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Working the rope line doeesn't always yield such expressive images. Photographer Chip Somodevilla recalls how he captured one in particular....

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Preparing for the Big Day

January 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

Justin Sullivan (l) and Mark Wilson (r) along with Special Events Technology Manager, Bob Covington pose and posture in front of the US Capitol West Front, site of the 44th Inaugural, following successful tests of...

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Getty Images Podcast Featuring Mario Tama

January 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

Mario Tama/Getty Images Mario Tama details the stories behind his powerful images of 9/11, the US presidential election and pre- and post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans. Click here to watch and listen....

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A Welcomed Transition

November 11, 2008 | 0 Comments

Bush Welcomes President-Elect Obama To White House WASHINGTON – NOVEMBER 10: (AFP OUT) U.S. President George W. Bush (L) and Laura Bush (2nd-L) greet U.S. President-elect Barack Obama (R) and his wife Michelle Obama (2nd-R)...

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This is NOW

November 5, 2008 | 0 Comments

Barack Obama Holds Election Night Gathering In Chicago’s Grant Park CHICAGO – NOVEMBER 04: U.S. President elect Barack Obama gestures on stage during an election night gathering in Grant Park on November 4, 2008 in...

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That was then…

November 4, 2008 | 0 Comments

Pro-Voting Female Demonstrators Two smiling women stand outdoors and hold signs reading ‘Vote Baby Vote’ and ‘Voting is People Power,’ c. 1970. (Photo by Gabriel Hackett /Getty Images) Suffrage March Full-length image of a group...

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Pumpkin Politics

November 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images...

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Plumber Politics

November 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

‘Joe the Plumber,’ whose real name is Samuel Wurzelbacher, talks to Meghan McCain, daughter of Republican presidential candidate John McCain, during a campaign rally October 30, 2008 at Mentor High School in Mentor, Ohio, during...

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Political Flair

October 29, 2008 | 0 Comments

Supporter Allyson Dennis wears campaign buttons on her lanyard at a campaign rally by US Republican presidential candidate John McCain at the New Mexico State Fair Grounds in Albuquerque, New Mexico on October 25, 2008....

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Election Inspiration

October 28, 2008 | 0 Comments

Two Halloween pumpkins with the faces of Democratic presidential candidate Illinois Senator Barack Obama (L) and Republican presidential candidate Arizona Senator John McCain (R), carved by Hugh McMahon, are displayed October 24, 2008 at an...

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Day Five in India

October 24, 2008 | 0 Comments

Today we woke up early to watch the last presidential debate live. The Indian coverage of the election has been extensive here, both in the papers and on TV. I have been keeping an eye...

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Getty Image of the Day

October 23, 2008 | 0 Comments

Barack Obama Campaign Weeks Away From Election Day CHANTILLY, VA- OCTOBER 22: Democratic presidential nominee U.S. Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) fists bumps with Ethan Gibbs the son of Robert Gibbs the campaign communication director as...

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