Tombstones in Arlington National Cemetery

Memorial Day 2012

Far Too Many If you should ever visit Arlington National Cemetery (and you should) or any other the nation’s other U.S. National Cemeteries, you may end up having the same thought that I had here.  There are just far too many lives represented here that were cut short.  It’s both humbling and reassuring to visit […]

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Iwo Jima Sunrise

The Iwo Jima Marine Corps Memorial The recipe for this kind of shot is pretty simple.  Get out of bed at Oh-Dark-Thirty and be at the location an hour before sunrise with your camera mounted on a tripod. Why so early?  Because the light is more dramatic before the sun actually rises. That’s why you […]

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