An Evening with Former White House Photographer Pete Souza
Press Release · Thursday, May 3, 2018

Washington, DC

Obama: An Intimate Portrait

Former Chief Official White House Photographer Pete Souza will discuss his book Obama: An Intimate Portrait at the National Archives on Tuesday, May 8, at 7 p.m. The program is free and open to the public but is already at capacity, register to be added to the waitlist online or watch the live stream on the National Archives YouTube channel.

Pete Souza was President Barack Obama’s Chief Official White House Photographer and Director of the White House photo office. Souza will present an illustrated lecture using images from his recent book, Obama: An Intimate Portrait. Signed copies of the book will be available for purchase.

The program will be held in the William G. McGowan Theater of the National Archives Museum in Washington, DC.  Attendees should use the Special Events entrance on Constitution Avenue at 7th Street, NW.  Metro accessible on the Yellow and Green lines, Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter station.

For attendees without reservations, seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. The Theater doors will open 45 minutes prior to the start of the program. Late seating will not be permitted 20 minutes after the program begins.


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