Throughout Barack Obama’s two terms, Pete Souza was with the President through more critical moments than anyone else–and he photographed them all. Souza captured approximately two million images of President Obama, in moments highly classified also disarmingly informal.
Obama: An Intimate Portrait reflects more than 300 of Souza’s most iconic photographs with fine-art print quality in an oversize collectible format. Jointly they document some shared essential moments of the Presidency–including that memorable picture of President Obama including his advisors near the Situation Room during the bin Laden mission–besides candid times with the President’s family, his encounters with children, interplays with world leaders including influential people, and more.
Souza’s images, with the behind-the-scenes captions also stories that accompany them deliver the velocity plus energy of our nation’s highest office. They further reveal the life of this remarkable man who became our President. We observe President Obama steer our country through great difficulties, support us in tragedy including loss, share in hard-won victories, also set a singular instance to “be kind also be beneficial,” as he would educate his daughters.
This book (Obama: An Intimate Portrait) places you in the White House with President Obama furthermore will be a cherished record of a milestone era in American history.