Obama's photographer just shared a very poignant farewell photo

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Farewell, Obama.

Former President Barack Obama's Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza has shared thousands of personal photos throughout the years. From Obama playing with kids to serious and intense moments, Souza gave the world a sneak peek inside the life of Obama and his family during their eight years in the White House. Now, Souza has shared a final farewell.

It's a picture of now-former President Obama looking out of a helicopter window at the White House down below.

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Farewell.

A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on Jan 20, 2017 at 12:06pm PST

Souza shared the photo to his Instagram page after Obama left the inauguration ceremony via the Executive One helicopter with Michelle and he captioned it, "Farewell."

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Souza has already changed his Instagram profile to read "TBD. Former Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama." His photos taken before today have been purged for archival.

Souza also shared a photo of Obama boarding the helicopter, and exiting the Oval Office for the last time.

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(By: Brian Koerber)