Every week, we bring you some of the most fascinating photos from around the world.
This week, we've got jumping donkeys in Pakistan, colorful wig vendors in Manila, a giant sleep snake in Taiwan, and the commander-in-chief Inaugural ball at the Washington Convention Center during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
Check them out below and vote for your favorite:
A Pakistani boy, holds on into his donkey after losing control, while he and others walk in a field toward the main road on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
In this Jan. 17, 2013 photo, professional dancer Georges Exantus sleeps as his prosthetic limb lays on the floor in his bedroom in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Exantus thought hed never dance again. He was lucky just to be alive. The earthquake three years ago in Haitis capital flattened the apartment where he was living, where he spent three days trapped under a heap of jagged rubble. After friends dug him out, doctors amputated his right leg just below the knee. Exantus says he has learned to ignore the long stares and quiet whispers, products of a longstanding stigma in Haiti for people with disabilities. Before the quake, few resources existed to accommodate Haitis disabled, and many regard people with disabilities as misfits. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
In this long time-exposure photo, Maxime Laheurte of France soars through the air during the provisional competition round at the Nordic Combined FIS World Cup in Klingenthal, Germany, Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Laheurte placed 12th. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
A boy who fled northern Mali is seen at a camp for internally displaced persons, in the city of Sevare, Mali, some 620 kilometers (385 miles) north of Bamako, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
Two schoolgirls walk through a market in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri)
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama share a dance during the Commander-In-Chief Inaugural ball at the Washington Convention Center during the 57th Presidential Inauguration Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
A man crosses himself while bathing in the ice cold water after plunging into it to mark Epiphany in St.Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. The temperature in St.Petersburg is -22C ( -7.6 ° F). Thousands of Russian Orthodox Church followers plunged into icy rivers and ponds across the country to mark Epiphany, cleansing themselves with water deemed holy for the day. Water that is blessed by a cleric on Epiphany is considered holy and pure until next year's celebration, and is believed to have special powers of protection and healing. (AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky)
A wig vendor waits for customers at the Divisoria Market in Manila on January 20, 2013. (NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)
Members of murgas, groups of extravagantly dressed dancers and drummers that parade their way through the streets, perform ahead carnival celebrations along Corrientes Avenue in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013. Carnival celebrations in Argentina will start on February 2. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A woman takes a close look at a snake on display at the Taipei City Zoo in Taipei, Taiwan, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Chiang Ying-ying)