Public Affairs


JBAB Public Affairs Office

The Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Public Affairs Offices advises the commander and executes the command's media relations, community relations and command information missions. The Public Affairs Office is responsible for all media interactions, community relations events, moderating official JBAB social media platforms and the JBAB public website. You may also contact the public affairs staff via email at


Media Relations

The media relations section of the public affairs office is the liaison between the news and entertainment media, and the installation and units assigned here. All media representatives with queries regarding incidents, accidents, events and activities aboard Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling should call 202-404-8863 during duty hours. The public affairs office can also provide media training to offices and individuals to prepare for media engagements. Archived media releases can be found here.

Unescorted media is not permitted on the installation.  


Official Portraits

The photo studio will be CLOSED Tuesday, 26 June due to conflicting events.


The photo studio relocation is now complete and weekly photo studio services are once again available. We thank you so much for your patience. 

JBAB’s photo studio can now be found on the 3rd floor of Building 20, in room 327.

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling Public Affairs is home to the premier official portrait photo studio in the National Capital Region. Offering both full length photos and head and shoulders portraits for all service members in the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marines, Coast Guard, as well as DoD Civilians.

If you need group photos or Tuesdays do not work, please contact us directly.


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