Award-winning photographer Callie Shell presents Hope , Never Fear. An intimate and moving portrait of Barack and Michelle Obama and the presidency that made history.
This unique look behind the curtains follows the journey from the Obama’s home in Chicago to the White House. With a collection of nearly 200 photographs, each combined with inspiring and revealing quotes from Michelle and Barack that reveal their warmth, compassion, and un-ending commitment to service.
With an in-depth introduction by Shell, together with notes drawn from the detailed diaries she kept during her time with the Obama’s, Hope , Never Fear is a deeply personal insight into this extraordinary couple who inspired and empowered millions of people.
About the Author: Callie Shell first photographed Barack Obama before he was elected to the Illinois Senate and followed him into the White House. She shot more than 400,000 images of the Obamas, many behind closed doors. Shell served as official photographer for Vice President Al Gore for eight years. She has worked for Time since 2001 and CNN since 2015. She won the World Press Photo Award in 2009 for her photos of Barack Obama.