Pictures of the Day: Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013

Posted Jan. 29, 2013, at 5:53 p.m.
Sixth-grade students from the Park Maitland School in Maitland, Fla., watch as Marine One carrying U.S. President Barack Obama takes off from the South Lawn at the White House in Washington as he departs for Las Vegas on Jan. 29, 2013.
Larry Downing | Reuters
Sixth-grade students from the Park Maitland School in Maitland, Fla., watch as Marine One carrying U.S. President Barack Obama takes off from the South Lawn at the White House in Washington as he departs for Las Vegas on Jan. 29, 2013.
Anfisa, an 8-year-old female chimpanzee, washes a window of her enclosure where she lives with a male chimpanzee named Tikhon, at the Royev Ruchey Zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia on Jan. 29, 2013.
Ilya Naymushin | Reuters
Anfisa, an 8-year-old female chimpanzee, washes a window of her enclosure where she lives with a male chimpanzee named Tikhon, at the Royev Ruchey Zoo in Krasnoyarsk, Siberia on Jan. 29, 2013.
Flames engulf the dragon's head on a viking longboat as it is set on fire during the Up Helly Aa fire festival in Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland on Jan. 29, 2013. The Up Helly Aa festival, introduced by men returning from the Napoleonic Wars of the early 19th century, takes place annually on the last Tuesday of January.
David Moir | Reuters
Flames engulf the dragon's head on a viking longboat as it is set on fire during the Up Helly Aa fire festival in Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland on Jan. 29, 2013. The Up Helly Aa festival, introduced by men returning from the Napoleonic Wars of the early 19th century, takes place annually on the last Tuesday of January.
Big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare in this handout photo provided by To Mane on Jan. 29, 2013. McNamara of Haleiwa, Hawaii, who won the Biggest Wave title at the 2012 Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards with his world record 78-foot wave ridden at Praia do Norte on Nov. 1, 2011. McNamara has returned to Nazare because he wants to try to beat the record again, and the forecast for the next days are of big waves.
To Mane/Handout | Reuters
Big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare in this handout photo provided by To Mane on Jan. 29, 2013. McNamara of Haleiwa, Hawaii, who won the Biggest Wave title at the 2012 Billabong XXL Big Wave Awards with his world record 78-foot wave ridden at Praia do Norte on Nov. 1, 2011. McNamara has returned to Nazare because he wants to try to beat the record again, and the forecast for the next days are of big waves.
A vulture perches on a tree next to graves in the Municipal Cemetery in Guatemala City on Jan. 29, 2013.
Jorge Dan Lopez | Reuters
A vulture perches on a tree next to graves in the Municipal Cemetery in Guatemala City on Jan. 29, 2013.
Guizer Jarl Stephen Grant raises his axe as he gestures to the the other Jarl Squad vikings to start their march around Lerwick on the morning of the Up Helly Aa fire festival in the Shetland Islands, Scotland on Jan. 29, 2013. The Up Helly Aa festival, introduced by men returning from the Napoleonic Wars of the early 19th century, takes place annually on the last Tuesday of January.
David Moir | Reuters
Guizer Jarl Stephen Grant raises his axe as he gestures to the the other Jarl Squad vikings to start their march around Lerwick on the morning of the Up Helly Aa fire festival in the Shetland Islands, Scotland on Jan. 29, 2013. The Up Helly Aa festival, introduced by men returning from the Napoleonic Wars of the early 19th century, takes place annually on the last Tuesday of January.
A man walks near the beach at sunset in Andernos, Southwestern France on Jan. 29, 2013.
Regis Duvignau | Reuters
A man walks near the beach at sunset in Andernos, Southwestern France on Jan. 29, 2013.

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