White House Photographer to Release Michelle Obama Photo Book

This February, former First Lady Michelle Obama signed a $60 million dollar book deal. According to Entertainment Weekly, a collection of photos should be hitting the shelves soon!

Ten Speed Press has announced the release of Chasing Light: Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer. The photo book will consist of 150 color photographs captured by Amanda Lucidon, White House photographer from 2013-2017.

Lucidon released a statement saying, “Mrs. Obama is a source of light and inspiration in my life…she was a mentor to me and so many people around the world. The work she has done…has helped me realize that I want to spend my life helping others reach their fullest potential.”

Refinery 29 has confirmed that the book is expected to be released on October 17th, just in time for the books the Obamas are currently writing themselves.

The book is currently available for pre-order on Amazon.

 – Contributed by Devyn Rorie

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