DC Monuments, Night Pics pt 1

DC Monuments, Night Pics pt 1

I had enough free time the other day to visit downtown DC for a picture session.  My first destination was is the Washington Monument simply …

 

NYC: An attempt to capture some classic scenes

NYC: An attempt to capture some classic scenes

Outside of Times Square, on its fringes, NYC is not as chaotic; it’s still very much ordered chaos but far easier to absorb.  Try to …

 

NYC: places & architecture

NYC: places & architecture

It’s hard to capture the “look” of NYC because there really isn’t one; but we do speak of feeling that is unique to the place …

 

Tulips (with a tutorial thrown in)

Tulips (with a tutorial thrown in)

I’ve been showing you a lot of flower pictures lately and I can’t help but post some more.  I like these a lot primarily because …

 

Cherry Blossoms

Cherry Blossoms

A nice indication that spring has arrived is the blooming of the cherry blossom trees all around the area.  Trees finally come back to their …

 

Vintage DC: A Busy day in K St NW

Vintage DC: A Busy day in K St NW

The picture taking day was good!   I took one picture of the rock creek, seen above and I went to the place where I …

 

A Long Shot at Vintage

A Long Shot at Vintage

Recently I bought a film lomo camera to get some pictures that were naturally vintage-looking.  I bought plenty of film, however, being very rusty in …

 

DC Spots: Georgetown, a favorite place

DC Spots: Georgetown, a favorite place

So there’s a few spots in DC that I consider my favorites.  Among those are downtown, Georgetown and the rock creek.   Georgetown’s old-town look, very …

 

Moon pics

Moon pics

There was a clearly visible full moon last night and I wanted to take some pics.  I managed some with my 250mm zoom but I …

 

DC Spots: Natural History and Air & Space Museums

DC Spots: Natural History and Air & Space Museums

On a seemingly random day, I got a call from a friend of mine who lives in Richmond. He was coming to DC the next day and was going to visit some museums and invited me to come along. Luckily, I was free that day and brought my Canon XS. I’ve been meaning to go to DC again to take pictures and this was one trip of many to come. Many photos!