Posts Tagged ‘book

22
Nov
17

An Army Ranger And His Commander In Chief

15
Nov
17

Pete Souza On His Photography

****

****

03
Nov
17

David Litt On “Thanks, Obama”

30
Oct
17

A Day In The Life Of….

23
Oct
17

‘Chasing Light’

****

****

Lauren Sher and Danielle Genet: Behind The Lens: Michelle Obama’s White House Photographer Shares Candid Stories

Photographer Amanda Lucidon had a front-row seat to the events in the Obama White House. For four years, Lucidon was the only female photographer on the White House staff and tasked with covering first lady Michelle Obama. “To be one of the few female photographers in [White House] history was really special. But on top of that, just to work for the administration that had appointed more women and minorities than any other administration; that was a real special thing,” Lucidon said in an interview with ABC News’ Robin Roberts for “Good Morning America.”

Lucidon, 38, is stepping out from behind the lens for the first time and sharing her personal reflections in a new book, “Chasing Light.” The book is a collection of her candid photographs of the first family and is filled with the lessons she learned along the way.  “What the first lady has traveled around the country and the world saying candidly, which I learned from her, is that you can be anything; how you grew up and your circumstances do not define you,” Lucidon told Roberts. “Working at the White House was a very transformative time for me. I found confidence. I learned about myself. I learned about pushing boundaries. I learned about embracing my own story and my own background. … The first lady always taught us the challenges that you’ve encountered in your life are actually your strengths. They’re not your weaknesses. They’re the things that teach you resilience.”

More here

****

18
Aug
17

Chat Away

08
Jul
17

Behind The Scenes Of The Obama White House

26
Apr
17

An Intimate Portrait

18
Apr
17

A Beautiful Thank You

You can see Lily’s picture and video of the letter here and here

02
Feb
16

Propane Jane On “Buyers Remorse”

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

****

BOOM




@POTUS

@BarackObama

@WhiteHouse

@FLOTUS

@MichelleObama

@PeteSouza

Enter your email address to receive notifications of new posts by email.

@TheObamaDiary

@NerdyWonka

RSS Obama White House.gov

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS WH Tumblr

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

Categories

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 39,691,645 hits
November 2017
M T W T F S S
« Oct    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930