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Lunar Eclipse: Not!

September 27, 2015 was the last chance to see a total lunar eclipse in the eastern United States until 2019 according to the cognoscenti.  So even though the skies had been overcast for several contiguous days I didn’t want to wake up this morning and learn that there was a miraculous parting of the clouds for the entire event. 272 more words



A tourist takes a photo at the World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., August 2015

Street & Candid

Late Summer Heat

World War II Memorial, Washington, D.C., August 2015

Street Photography

Vacation Day Four

Thursday’s vacation day was the most ambitious of them all. It had all the elements for train wreck. An early wake up time, a three plus hour car drive, lots of walking and museums. 624 more words

All Lit Up Again

This is another from my photowalk. The foreground is the World War II Memorial with the fountains and the background is the Washington Monument. I have no real idea how I shot this but I did. 41 more words


Pierre and the South Dakota State Capitol

The city of Pierre, capital of South Dakota, is perched on a series of bluffs that overlook the Missouri River. The State Capitol, where members of the state government, including the governor, have their offices, sits atop one of the higher bluffs overlooking the city. 186 more words


Man Arrested After Report of Shooting on National Mall

UPDATED: Aug. 4, 2015 8:24 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Someone fired a gun inside a car on the National Mall after witnesses reported a fight inside the vehicle Tuesday afternoon, but there was no indication anyone was injured, police said. 236 more words