Basilica @ Catholic University, DC

A few interior shots of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception  (aka America’s Catholic Church) on the campus of the Catholic University of America in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC. This was my favorite moment of the day — A nun and her phone preserving the beauty like any other visitor.  Chinese…

Time-Travelling on the Potomac: Accokeek Farm

Enjoyed a leisurely ferry trip from Old Town Alexandria waterfront to the colonial farm in Accokeek park. We were on the Maryland side of the Potomac River directly across from Mt. Vernon, George Washington’s home. There were living history interpreters playing the roles of farmers, Mr. & Mrs. Bolton, their daughter, and their slave.  Mrs….

Homecoming

I was with a group for a Washington, DC Monuments at Night tour. I was trying for a clean shot at the World War II Monument with the Lincoln in the background when a group of high school kids came by. I took a few test shots while waiting patiently for them to leave. However,…