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On the ground at the GOP convention — a photo report

Award-winning photographer Khue Bui was on the ground for Yahoo capturing scenes from the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. From protests outside to the convention floor and the quirky stuff in between — we presented his exclusive photographic report throughout the week.

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Vishavjit Singh of NYC, wearing a Captain America outfit, demonstrates with security personnel behind him. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A demonstrator openly carries an AKM assault rifle as a cardboard cutout of Hillary Clinton is carried past. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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An Indiana state trooper stands guard outside Quicken Loans Arena. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A flag is used to reserve seats. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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ABC News head on camera as part of a 3 camera shoot at the Republican National Convention Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Stars and Stripes footwear at the convention. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Campaign buttons at the Republican National Convention Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Trump supporter at the Republican National Convention Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Stars and Stripes pumps seen during the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A Trump supporter during the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A delegate bows her head during the invocation at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump accepts the nomination at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Code Pink protestor at the Republican National Convention Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donal Trump and Mike Pence embrace after Trump’s acceptance speech at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump and family celebrate after his acceptance speech at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Balloons fall at the conclusion of the Republican National Convention on Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump and family celebrate after his acceptance speech at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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California Delegate Eddie Inamdar celebrates at the Republican National Convention Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Cleveland, OH. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump and family celebrate after his acceptance speech at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump celebrates after his acceptance speech at the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Donald Trump Jr. kicks balloons on the stage after the conclusion of the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A Secret Service Agent stands his post among the balloons after the conclusion of the RNC Convention in Cleveland, OH. on July 21, 2016. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Montana delegates store their cowboy hats underneath their chairs during breakfast at Bob Evans. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson is interviewed in Cleveland. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Libertarian Candidate Gary Johnson, in sneakers, is interviewed in Cleveland. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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South Carolina troopers stand outside an entrance to the Quicken Loans Arena. (Photo: Khue Bui/Yahoo News)

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Police detain a protester outside the convention center. (Photo: Khue Bui/Yahoo News)

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Police detain a protester outside the convention center. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Police on the scene of a skirmish outside the convention center. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Police detain a protester outside of the convention center. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Cleveland Police Chief Calvin D. Williams (center in white) on the scene of a clash with protesters outside of the convention. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Law enforcement standing by after a fight broke out during a protest outside of the convention. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Dillon Lucas, 9, of Princeton, W.Va., rides on the shoulders of a West Virginia delegate. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Maureen O Gorman, guest of the Missouri delegation, poses in a mini Oval Office sponsored by Instagram. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Delegates during the opening of the evening session of the Republican National Convention. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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A Ted Cruz supporter is seen in the shadows. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Gov. Mike Pence and family arrive during the convention in Cleveland. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Sen. Ted Cruz takes the stage. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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Sen. Ted Cruz speaks. (Photo: Khue Bui for Yahoo News)

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