Tag Archives: National Parks

Capturing History

KI and I love visiting Harper’s Ferry National Historic Park, where John Brown raided the federal arsenal in 1859 and a battle was fought in 1862 during the Civil War. This year we kicked off the camping season at Harper’s … Continue reading

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Loving Washington DC

I love DC. That seems like a strange comment coming from one so disappointed in the events of the past few months. But when one divorces the politics from DC, it is an amazing city. It is not big like … Continue reading

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Choosing Locations to Photograph

Before this summer, I would choose specific locations to photograph, but this year, with a busy summer, I am choosing locations for weekend trips with KI and hoping that I can capture some awesome shots. It has been a mixed … Continue reading

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When Life Gets in the Way

This week was supposed to be a joyous week. My nephew is getting married this Sunday. The family will all be together-nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, sisters, brother, Mom, and a slew of family in-laws-to celebrate. But there is much sadness … Continue reading

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Blogging and Selling

This has been a tough year for selling art. I have sold some photos on a corporate website, but little on my website. It does not stop me from enjoying photographing. I also wrote a lot of blogs at the … Continue reading

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Creative Photography

I have not been out shooting lately. KI was hospitalized in early April with the flu, sepsis, bronchitis and pneumonia. It was a very scary time, and she is doing well now. But many plans were derailed.     We pushed … Continue reading

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Does Color make a Difference?

Back on a warm February day, Kim and I took a day trip to Antietam National Battlefield. We have been many times, but not since before the 150th anniversary of the battle. In the winter, even when warm, the battlefields … Continue reading

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