Gallery: The best White House photography of the year

Chief White House photographer Peter Souza posts his ten favorite photographs of the president and the White House.

President Barack Obama boards Air Force One
First Lady Michelle Obama curtsies with Lynne Silo
President Barack Obama at Arlington Cemetery
US President Barack Obama
President Barack Obama greets a young visitor
Snow blankets the White House grounds
resident Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden
President Barack Obama greets  President Joe Biden
President Barack Obama greets  President Joe Biden
In honor of the one-year anniversary of The White House website's "Photo of the Day" feature, chief White House photographer Peter Souza posted his ten favorite photos on The White House Blog, on Thursday.
Souza wrote that the site "show[s] pictures that viewers do not see anywhere else: behind-the-scenes images of the president and other aspects of life at the White House."
Souza adds that the most popular photos are those featuring the president having fun or those of the First Family's dog, Bo.