"I was on the second helicopter and arrived moments before Marine One touched down at Brenton Point in Newport, R.I. I bet one of the advance staff that after landing, instead of walking to the motorcade the President would walk across the road to view the ocean at sunset. I won the bet."
(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
In keeping with a six-year tradition, the White House is showcasing the recent year’s images taken by official photographer Pete Souza and his staff. 2014: A Year in Photos captures everyday life for President Obama and the first family, from unique moments to history being made to some really cute babies. Souza’s accompanying narrative gives the backstory on each photo.
Here are a few of ShareAmerica’s favorites, with Souza’s captions: