A Very Special Veteran’s Day Weekend

October 09, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
On Veteran's Day Weekend, the Vietnam Women's Memorial Foundation will commemorate the 20th anniversary of the dedication of this touching tribute to the many thousands of women who voluntarily served during the Vietnam War. Throughout the November 9 - 11 weekend, a variety of events and ceremonies will be hosted by the foundation at the downtown E...
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Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial: Perspectives

June 14, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
"Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope." Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This photograph is a project I thoroughly enjoyed. The King monument is filled with memories and symbolism that I find very moving. Located southwest of the National Mall along the Tidal Basin, it is a favorite of mine along my usual walking path. As with each of my mem...
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A Tribute To Women Who Proudly Served

June 05, 2013  •  2 Comments
Every now and then, I have the opportunity to capture something very moving. On this particular morning, someone had carefully placed fresh carnations in the hands of two of the soldiers in the sculpture. I have visited this memorial before; but on this beautiful, quiet, sunny morning, the combination of the placement of the flowers coupled with th...
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A Portrait Journey: My First 6 Months

May 26, 2013  •  2 Comments
It's hard to believe it's been six months since I began this apprenticeship of self expression and discovery. Most of the photographs I've shared during this time were monuments and landscapes that I photographed over a year ago. Since launching in December, I have taken on every portrait photography opportunity that spare time would permit. It's b...
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Who's Capitol Is That?

April 17, 2013  •  Leave a Comment
A View That Tells A Lot About Us Ever since I posted this photo a few days ago, friends and coworkers haven't stopped saying how interesting it is. Some have even whispered in my ear that at first, it really didn't look like "ours." As odd as that sounds, I can totally relate. To tell you the truth, I had never walked that close to the Capitol's e...
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