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The Memorial Amphitheater of Arlington National Cemetery

Memorial Amphitheater

The Memorial Amphitheater of Arlington National Cemetery There are just so many things to see in the D.C. area that I couldn’t get to them all. One place I really wanted to visit was Arlington National Cemetery. It’s a humbling place to visit, but it’s also full of fascinating history. Rather than thinking about all […]

Memorial Day 2012

Tombstones in Arlington National Cemetery

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 […]

Iwo Jima Sunrise

Iwo Jima Memorial at 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 […]