Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidentsclick here https://tayoaso54.blogspot.com/?book=0316421820 31 product ratings. When I first saw page 102 I thought it was an error, but realized, given the content (blathering idiocy) that it was another example of Pete throwing shade. Souza is currently a freelance photographer based in Washington, D.C. and is a Professor Emeritus at Ohio University's School of Visual Communication. Als offizieller Cheffotograf des Weißen Hauses verbrachte Pete Souza mehr Zeit an der Seite von Präsident Barack Obama als fast jeder andere. To him, all our intelligence agencies are corrupt. October 16th 2018 Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. It's an artistic choice, making a point, not an error!!! Buy a cheap copy of Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents book by Pete Souza. 2-day delivery. Souza, however, started an Instagram account that subtly mocked Trump by uploading photos from the Obama administration in reaction to whatever batshit insane, bullshit lie, or idiotic comment Trump made. Looking back at the pictures of Obama, a normal president, no tweet storm, no name calling, not stirring up hate, trying to solve problems, having fun with his family, it just seems like 10 years ago! Pete Souza, official photographer for Presidents Reagan and Obama REALLY despises Donald Trump. Obama administration chief photographer Pete Souza’s new book, Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents, serves as a brutal reminder. Average Rating: (3.3) stars out of 5 stars 4 ratings, based on 4 reviews. He shuns preparation for meetings with foreign heads of state. It was a carnival barker who had ascended to the presidency by sheer bravado, bullshit, and outright lies.”, “The White House now emanates a constant barrage of lies and hateful comments. Well it wasn’t quite the funny read I thought it would be, but it’s a great way to sum up the beginning of one Presidency and how strikingly different it was and is from the one before....through some surreal juxtaposition between Tweets and photos. As I prefer my presidents to be analytical, informed, considerate of the feelings of others, factual and professional I'm giving it 4 stars despite the obvious pro Obama slant. We’d love your help. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Shade : A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza (2018, Hardcover) The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable). It's a picture book that i. I loved this book in a visceral and carthartic way. I already purchased a second one which I am sending to my best friend. Reviewed in the United States on October 18, 2018. Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. Quite an interesting and creative set up. Makes you really think about what our country's values are, and how different presidencies can be. I laughed at how brilliantly Souza executed his “shade” and just how absurd the last couple of year has been, but cried at the profound lost I left. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I lingered over many of the photos, delighting in these candid moments. Pete Souza was the Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama and the Director of the White House Photo Office. I recently saw a wonderful documentary called The Way I See It which highlighted the differences between the Obama & Trump administrations as seen through the eyes of Pete Souza-White House photographer. Walmart # 569727935. I can’t say this book made me feel better about the current state of politics as it made me miss Obama even more than I already did. I'm not alone according to my lcsw when I say this administration has made me an angry, anxiety- riddled mess. The Obama WH was far from perfect, but this book serves as an ode to a simpler, more optimistic (and certainly less mean!) Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Pete Souza, the very definition of an insider, presents his case eloquently, stunningly illustrated with his intimate portraits of an era sadly passed but still rooted in memory. Hot new releases and under-the-radar gems for adults and kids. A timeless piece. I loved this book in a visceral and carthartic way. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, See all details for Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Highly recommend! I’m buying a third one for my niece for her birthday. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. As Chief... Free Shipping on all orders over $10. ✌️. It is accompanied by a Mandela quote about babies not being born with hatred towards others skin color. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents at Amazon.com. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I think Americans get amnesia quite easily at times. The contrast between the two is often hilarious but always telling. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. His books include the New York Times bestseller The Rise of Barack Obama, which documents the president's meteoric ascent from his first day in the United States Senate through the 2008 Pennsylvania presidential primary. ), Reviewed in the United States on November 10, 2018. "SHADE A Tale of Two Presidents". I love how much shade Pete Souza throws , as if he's being honest AF about the shit stain that is this administration. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Still, it was nice to remember a time when I was proud of our president. and yes, we miss obama. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. I had never seen most of these photos much less known the story behind them since I was never interested in politics beyond voting in presidential elections every four years. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United States on October 16, 2018. This was an interesting look at the Obama White House, as captured by the official White House photographer at the time. 4.9. We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. this is one book i know i can give as a gift that the recipient won't have (yet) in his library. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza. Some were a bit tepid and unparallel. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Published on October 16, 2018 by Anna C Hayes, Reviewed in the United States on October 20, 2018. Was $30.00 $ 30. Because it does. The "shade " is perfect, just like it has been over the last two years. $19.99 $ 19. It moved me to tears. I love this book! If you’re considering buying this book, do it! Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Pete Souza. Souza was the WH photographer for both the Reagan & Obama administrations. I'm not alone according to my lcsw when I say this administration has made me an angry, anxiety- riddled mess. Anyway, in the documentary Souza mentioned this book & how it came about which made me want to "read" it. Refresh and try again. As Chief Official White House Photographer, Pete Souza spent more time alongside President Barack Obama than almost anyone … Opposite a page of Trump tweets about money paid to Stormy Daniels and his team’s flip-flopping answers about her payoff, is a photograph of the White House surrounded by dark, black clouds. ETA: Note re: p. 50 and 102. way of governing that we really didn’t appreciate nearly enough while we had it. Select Option. The title of Souza's latest book is Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents. Write a review. Would not recommend. Great photos. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Arrives by Thu, Jul 16. Start by marking “Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents” as Want to Read: Error rating book. Previously Souza was an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at Ohio University, the national photographer for the Chicago Tribune, a freelancer for National Geographic, and an Official White House Photographer for President Reagan. I loved this book. $175.00 +$3.80 shipping.

What began with Souza's Instagram posts soon after President … Now, as a concerned citizen observing the Trump administration, he is standing up and speaking out. Pete Souza was in Chicago this weekend, the keynote speaker at the JEA/NSPA national convention, and so it was something of a bizarre coincidence today, shortly after the Bears kickoff, when my mother showed up at the door with a pork roast and a copy of, I recently saw a wonderful documentary called The Way I See It which highlighted the differences between the Obama & Trump administrations as seen through the eyes of Pete Souza-White House photographer. (now i just need to quit looking at it and wrap it as a gift or pretty soon i'll need to order a copy for myself! Which every decent, rational, and intelligent person should. Souza juxtaposes his iconic photos of the Obama presidency with some of Trump’s most insane tweets and comments to highlighting the differences between the 44th president and Trump. If you’ve seen any of Peter Souza’s photos of President Obama in the last couple of years and thought they offered an interestingly sane contrast to one of Donald Trump’s latest demented tweets, that was no mere coincidence. Shade A Tale of Two Presidents. Souza juxtaposes his iconic photos of the Obama presidency with some of Trump’s most insane tweets and comments to highlighting the differences between the 44th president and Trump. The photos are often thoughtful and apparently thoughtfully chosen. I could just cry. Especially seeing the photos and remarks side by side. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. The dictionary says it's a "subtle, sneering expression of contempt for or disgust with someone - sometimes verbal, and sometimes not." You will support the author, and enjoy a walk down memory lane. Extremely creative! Write a review. And then there's his ongoing attempt to cripple millions of Americans by taking away their health insurance.”, Obama: An Intimate Portrait: The Historic Presidency in Photographs. The photos in this book are of the highest quality. Sad because Obama came into his presidency when he had a tremendous job ahead of him! I could have easily read and looked at another 500 pages. However, there could have been better, more pointed juxtapositions. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. I loved the juxtaposition of the tweets and photographs. Welcome back. 38. I laughed at how brilliantly Souza executed his “shade” and just how absurd the last couple of year has been, but cried at the profound lost I left. Highly recommend, Another fantastic book by Pete Souza, “Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents!” I didn’t know whether to laugh or cry, but the concept of this book was genius! Previously Souza was an Assistant Professor of Photojournalism at Ohio University, the national photographer for the Chicago Tribune, a freelancer for National Geographic, and an Official White House Photographer for President Reagan. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidentsclick here https://tayoaso54.blogspot.com/?book=0316421820 99. Comment on this title; Synopses & Reviews; ISBN13 : 9780316421829 All Product Details. So happy I ordered it ahead of time. When White House photographer Pete Souza started posting his photos on Instagram, contrasting pictures of President Obama with tweets from Trump, readers started commenting that he was throwing shade. Five stars for the mere concept, the snarky title and the wonderful Obama pics! I have the Obama book and have been following Pete on Instagram, as a way to help hang onto my sanity in these scary times. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Reviewed in the United States on November 19, 2018. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. There's a problem loading this menu right now. See all 10 - All listings for this product. From Pete Souza, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Obama: An Intimate Portrait , comes a potent commentary on the Presidency--and our country. Here, more than one hundred of Souza’s unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, … It reminds me of when I was proud of our president. Pete Souza was the Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama and the Director of the White House Photo Office. That and the blank Valentine’s Day page. Shade:A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza is a book I got from the library and it was funny and sad at the same time. 5. It's a picture book that is delightful to pour over. But the point was made. The images used were an intriguing “backstage” look at the presidency. Loved everything about this book. There photos are of course perfect, and the typesetting is a beautiful addition to the touching and often comical content. Look and think about the content/contrast! Shade: A Tale of Two Presidentsclick here https://en-bos657.blogspot.com/?book=0316421820 Get his book if you're a fan of Obama. The sad part is - there’s still half the book left to go that reminds you that this is an Administration of hate, science deniers and corruption that permeates every level. Lots of excellent photos and commentary that compares and contrasts two Presidents. Pete Souza. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Ratings and Reviews. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Was very excited to received this however, the book ii poorly printed, hardly legible and has text printed over each other/images making the book useless. It’s bittersweet to recognize how boring things used to be, with scandals like the breaching of the Chipotle sneeze guard (the horror!). **spoiler: one of the greatest shades can be found under the cover of the book! The, Pete Souza’s Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents is a photographic essay of President Obama’s first 500 days contrasted with the tweetstorm that emanated multiple times daily from the Trump White House during his first 500 days. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. 00. Got to find humor where we can. While much is as would be expected, the book’s design serves to heighten the differences between these men serving in the same office, sometimes leading to smiles, often to feelings of sadness and wistful hope for the future [we had sanity once, can’t we have it again?]. American presidents know that from the moment they wake up to the moment they go to bed, the lens of history is on them. That was a fun and educational read. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. Bam! Because the pictures are juxtaposed to throw “shade” at something Trump said or did - I found the compilation of the things the Trump Administration has done in two years - overwhelmingly sad and jarring when put all together in this format: Trump revoking Obama Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms; WH Bars Some News Organizations From Briefing; Trump’s Travel Ban Blocks Migran. Souza throws shade, but also encourages readers to “use our energy to do something about it. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza available in Trade Paperback on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. This book contrasts the actions of President Trump during his first 1 1/2 years in office, with those of President Obama in the past. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. You can still see all customer reviews for the product. the book is beautifully and thoughtfully laid out and researched. Here, more than one hundred of Souza''s unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. Here, more than one hundred of Souza's unforgettable images of President Obama deliver new power and meaning when framed by the tweets, news headlines, and quotes that defined the first 500 days of the Trump White House. This page works best with JavaScript. 4.5 • 68 Ratings; $12.99; $12.99 ; Publisher Description. 38 $20.38 $ 20. Contrasting a time when our White House had some dignity, with a President who didn't tweet nasty stuff, and actually cared about more than himself The pictures are stirring. I have followed Mr. Souza’s IG account since last year, but there’s just something more satisfying about flipping through the contrasts he highlights in the physical form of a book. “What made the day surreal was the person President Obama was handing the keys over to. His comparison is designed to be "class vs. clueless" but I guess that would depend on your interpretation. Powell's Picks of the Month. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Love this book! While much is as would be expected, the book’s design serves to heighten the differences between these men serving in the same office, sometimes leading to smiles, often to … Current selection is: Hardcover. But hands down, my favorite is the photo of potus at a window with a few little toddlers looking at at him as he extends a hand to greet them. Something we all can laugh about together because this current President is a big disgusting joke. Very little text. Published on October 24, 2018 by Miss_Nocturna, I just got it tonight and I haven’t been able to put it down! Seems like so long ago that Obama was President. :(, This was an interesting look at the Obama White House, as captured by the official White House photographer at the time. So much. Reviewed in the United States on October 24, 2018. $20.38 $ 20. From the time Pres Trump labeled himself a ‘very stable genius’, "I surround myself with the best people", etc., etc. It's hard to differentiate between feeling enraged or inordinately sad. Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents by Pete Souza available in Trade Paperback on Powells.com, also read synopsis and reviews. Vote, for one.”. To him, a critical news story is "FAKE NEWS." 4.9 out of 5 stars based on 31 product ratings. So yeah, plenty to miss about those days. So moving and relevant. Qty: Free . His books include the New York Times. Book Format. Book Format: Hardcover. Because the pictures are juxtaposed to throw “shade” at something Trump said or did - I found the compilation of the things the Trump Administration has done in two years - overwhelmingly sad and jarring when put all together in this format: Trump revoking Obama Guidelines on Transgender Bathrooms; WH Bars Some News Organizations From Briefing; Trump’s Travel Ban Blocks Migrants From Six Nations; Trump’s Push To Repeal Healthcare; Trump’s Orders Change On 6 Obama Climate Policies; Trump’s WH Will Not Make Visitor Logs Public; Trump Revealed Highly Classified Information To Russian Foreign Minister And Ambassador; Trump Announces U.S. Will Exit Paris Climate Deal; Trump Ends DACA Program. What began with Souza''s Instagram posts soon after President … To create our... To see what your friends thought of this book. He tells his supporters how he alone can fix the economy, yet his policies will hurt them and help line his pockets, as well as those of rich people like him. This is very different from the other two Souza books I have--one, serious photo retrospective of his presidency with many memorable photos and the other an inspirational book for children, illustrating "lessons" of life through Obama and his photos. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. His presidency has become a reality game show, driven by his primal need to achieve the best ratings and wins--for himself. Shade is a portrait in Presidential contrasts, telling the tale of the Obama and Trump administrations through a series of visual juxtapositions. I put read in quotations because it juxtaposes Trump tweets & news headlines of his first 500 days with photos from the Obama WH with comments, snarky & otherwise, below the photo which he began to post on his personal instagram. I put read in quotations because it juxtaposes Trump tweets & news headlines of his first 500 days with photos from. :), Reviewed in the United States on October 22, 2018, we read a lot of political books now that 45 is president. Yet, the stark differences between President Obama & President Trump is astonishing. The photographer/author did fantastic work and is a genius for putting it all together in this book. I don't know if I was ready to re-live Trump's first 18 months in office, however. This book is great and I love the high quality photos and snippets of his CLASSY tweets! Pete Souza is such a talented photographer but also the most clever producer of shade towards the current administration. Hardcover. the contrast between the two is astounding. Let's start with the definition of "throwing shade" from Merriam-Webster. on $35+ orders. A snarky, hilarious, and thought-provoking collection of photos from Obama’s official photographer, alongside tweets from 45. 5,261 global ratings | 565 global reviews. Anyway, in the documentary Souza mentioned this book & how it came about which made me want to "read" it. while this book is almost painful to experience (the contrast between the two), the memories of obama come back strongly with this book and make up for the despair we experience under this current president. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. by Little, Brown and Company. Brilliant juxtaposition of the crazy alternate universe of today with the presidential, genuine and historic Obama tenure. Staff Pick. The comparison between the two POTUS is astounding. It wasn't his former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, as we all had thought. Vote like your life depends on it. A powerful book, with an important comparison between our current and past presidents. The president acts like he does not respect democracy or the rule of law. Shade : A Tale of Two Presidents (Paperback) 5. I love how much shade Pete Souza throws , as if he's being honest AF about the shit stain that is this administration. The contrast between 44 and 45 is so stark and another editor may have taken a more truculent approach.