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January 18, 2013

Your Turn: What’s In a (Official) Portrait

Obama Official Portrait 2013

Obama Official Portrait 2008

Four years out, it’s a different presentation of the President in his official portrait. Your thoughts?

(photos 1 and 2: Pete Souza/White House. caption 1: Official portrait of President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, Dec. 6, 2012. caption 2: Official portrait of Barack Obama. 13 January 2009. The Obama-Biden Transition Project.)

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