Besides being essential to staying alive, breathing plays an incredibly important role in movement. With relation to the kettlebell snatch, utilizing the proper anatomical breathing pattern will help you keep the right posture, relax, and prevent grip fatigue.
Check out these 2 videos of my student Gary snatching the 16kg kettlebell at 22-25rpm. Pay close attention to his drop on both sides – what difference do you see? (Answer at bottom)