10/23/07 Diana Walker

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Today we are talking with one of the finest photographers working in journalism today. Her name is Diana Walker and she is a contract photographer for Time Magazine. She's spent over two decades covering the White House, and has photographed Presidents Carter, Reagan, Bush, and Clinton. Today she is joining us because of her new book The Bigger Picture: 30 years of Portraits. It's an amazing book, and she is full of amazing stories of behind the scenes on the campaign trail and behind the public face of public officials. National Geographic, which published the book, was kind enough to share with us some of the photographs in the book. Just click here to check them out! Want to meet Diana? She'll be doing a talk and book signing at Politics & Prose in Washington D.C. on November 11th. Call 202.364.1919 for more information. -Jessica

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Today we are talking with one of the finest photographers working in journalism today.
Her name is Diana Walker and she is a contract photographer for Time Magazine. She’s spent over two decades covering the White House, and has photographed Presidents Carter, Reagan, Bush, and Clinton. Today she is joining us because of her new book The Bigger Picture: 30 years of Portraits. It’s an amazing book, and she is full of amazing stories of behind the scenes on the campaign trail and behind the public face of public officials.

National Geographic, which published the book, was kind enough to share with us some of the photographs in the book.

Diana Walker is our guest at 1 pm on Tuesday. Here is some of the great pictures from her amazing book The Bigger Picture: 30 Years of Portraits.

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New Jersey Congresswoman Millicent Fenwick-1978

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Boris Yeltsin, President Clinton-1995

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Clinton-Gore campaign staffers-1996

 

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First Lady Hilary Clinton-1997

 

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The Gores, Democratic Convention-August 2000

These are just a few of the fantastic pictures that are available in Diana Walkers book The Bigger Picture: 30 Years of Portraits. Hope you enjoyed the interview and the photographs!

All photographs © Diana Walker 2007. No use without written permission from the publisher.

Want to meet Diana? She’ll be doing a talk and book signing at Politics & Prose in Washington D.C. on November 11th. Call 202.364.1919 for more information.

-Jessica

 

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