Pete Souza Photography: Pete Souza is a freelance photojournalist and an assistant professor of photojournalism at Ohio University. He has worked as Official White House Photographer for President Reagan; a freelancer for National Geographic and Life Magazine, and the National Photographer for the Chicago Tribune based in their Washington, D.C. office. Souza uses a documentary approach to photograph weddings in the Mackinac Island, Michigan and Washington, DC areas.