Currently living near Alexandria, VA
A watchful dog looking out a window waiting for something or someone.
A cyclist riding through a crosswalk and orange cones of a blocked Washington DC street.
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The Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.
The grave of John Philip Sousa at the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC.
Birds sitting on posts near the shores of Colonial Beach, Virginia.
A traditional jackolantern out for Halloween on the streets of Alexandria, Virginia.
The white wall tires and front end of an early fifties classic American car.
Fourth of July 2018 at the Wasthington Monument as the crowd waits for the fireworks.
A swan grooms itself at Colonial Beach, VA while hiding its head.
The main 57mm gun, and its red circle “danger area” of an American warship on a cloudy October day.
The side air scoops of a sixties American sports car in red.
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The United States capitol building in Washington DC on a summer day.
A duck looking for food in reflecting pool at the National Mall in Washington, DC.
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The American flag with US capitol in the backround at Washington DC.
Pipe and Tire
The exhaust and tire of an American made sixties sports car.
Herbert L. Clarke
For my brass playing friends… The grave of Herbert L. Clarke at the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, DC.
The Collection 2
A collection of woodwind instruments including flutes and saxophones.
Three flags blowing in the wind in Washington, DC.
Maribell Caves Hotel
The remains of the Maribell Caves Hotel near Manitowoc, WI. Some say it’s haunted, some say famous gangsters came here, now it’s just a few walls.
The front end of an American classic car from the fifties.
The statue of Abraham Lincoln as seen from a distance at the Lincoln Memorial.
A duck looking for food in a pool in Washington, DC.
A seagull sitting on a buoy in Pohick Bay near Mason Neck, Virginia.
Me and My Shadow
My shadow while shooting a 5k run in Washington, DC.
Two bulls standing in a Virginia field getting some sun.
Flags proudly on display in a Virginia window.
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The United States capitol building in Washington DC on a fall day.
A classic American car, with updated hubcaps, from the sixties in green.
The rear wheel skirt and white wall tires of a fifties American classic car.
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The front of the US Capitol building in Washington DC.
A classic American car from the 1940’s at a Wisconsin car show.
The 2018 Fourth of July fireworks on the National Mall in Washington, DC.
A day of light DC traffic near the Washington Monument.
Car Show Flag
The wind blowing an American flag over a classic American fifties car at a Virginia show.
The headlight and chromed front end of an early fifties classic American car.
A dog standing outside at a train station in West Virginia.
The water wheel on the side of a Wisconsin mill.
The stern of the USS Constellation, commissioned as a sloop of war in 1855, was the last sail only ship of the US Navy.
A horse, nose down and grazing, in a Virginia field near Mason Neck.
The White House can appear tucked away in a forest rather than sitting next to the National Mall.
The front end and grill of a late fifties American classic car.
The sun shining on an American flag at half mast.
A deer in the autumn shade of a Virginia woods near Mason Neck.
Autumn in DC
The trees of autumn in Washington DC with the Washington Monument in the background.
An American classic car from the fifties, just washed.
Snow Grazing 3
A horse grazing in a snowy Virginia field.
Horses grazing in a snowy Virginia field.
Cherry Blossom 4
Cherry blossoms with the Jefferson Memorial in the background.
Cherry blossoms in front of the Jefferson Memorial in Washington DC.
A Light Day
A light day of weekday protesters on a Thursday morning at the White House.
The north pier in Manitowoc, Wisconsin turns 100 years old in 2018.
Horses grazing in the morning sun on a chilly November morning.
White swans in a Bavarian pond near Ettal, Germany.
A little gas station in northern Wisconsin.
A lone bouquet of flowers on a grave at a national cemetery in Virginia.
Before the Sun
The moment just before the sun rises over the south pier at Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
On the Ice
Seagulls sitting on the ice in the harbor at Two Rivers, Wisconsin.
A very rustic looking door knocker mounted on a weathered Virginia door.
A circle of American flags at the base of the Washington Monument in Washington DC.
The Jones Point lighthouse in Alexandria, Virginia literally has stones marking the borders for the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.
A swan swimming near the sand at Colonial Beach, Virginia.
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A cross walk, with cabs waiting for the green light, at Times Square.
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A panoramic photo of the Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.
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The largest Catholic church in North America, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC.
The sun setting over a picnic area at White Sands National Monument in New Mexico (June 2016).
A single leaf laying on a wooden deck, the end of summer is near in Occoquan, Virginia.
An American flag style wreath hangs on a door in Philadelphia, PA.
An old red brick wall and with a doorway in a northern Virginia city.
Two hands petting a horse standing a stable next to a satchel.
Celebrating after the 2018 Washington DC Color Run.
An east coast lantern festival with personal inspirational messages floating out on the water.
The wheel skirt of a 1950's classic American car in red.
Gladsden Flag 3
The Gadsden flag, with “Don’t Tread On Me” written on it, was designed by General Christopher Gadsden during the American Revolution.
Piano 2 (B&W)
The keys of a old piano set in a black and white film noir look.
A foot path leading through a garden to Gunston Hall, the Virginia plantation home of founding father George Mason.
Broken Glass 2
An old Wisconsin building awaits the wrecking ball.
A duck swimming in reflecting pool near the Lincoln Memorial at the National Mall in Washington DC.
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The United States capitol building in Washington DC on a cloudy summer day.
A hot pipe with a red ember with smoke rising while sitting in a darkened room.
Multiple American flags blowing in the wind while hanging from buildings in New York.
A selfie in my sister in-laws glasses between the Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument.
A now silent 1862 Civil War cannon sitting in rural West Virginia town.
Sunrise at the north pier in Manitowoc, Wisconsin (December 2017).
Runners in Anacostia, DC moving left as a train departs to the right up a bridge.
The train tracks at Harpers Ferry, WV.
Flags on the Street
A fairly typical street in Alexandria, Virginia and this wasn’t taken on a holiday; just the way it is there!
A Wisconsin blacksmith practicing his craft on a stick of iron.
A row of bikes ready to use at a rental stand in northern Virginia.
Horses walking and grazing in a Virginia meadow.
An old wood and wicker wheelbarrow sitting near a garden in Williamsburg, Virginia.
American flag hanging on the front door at sunrise near Fort Belvoir, Virginia.
A classic American car, with updated hubcaps from the sixties in red, white, and blue.
Betsy Ross Flag
This flag design is considered the Betsy Ross flag and in the style she may have sewn.
A small acoustic band performing tunes on a street in the District of Columbia.
A view from the front of a sixties classic American car.
The Reflecting Pool between the WWII and Lincoln Memorials in Washington DC.
Rows of corn in a midwest field near Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
A seagull sitting above the water, on his perch, in a Virginia river.
A frog sitting in the warm waters of a Wisconsin pond.
Just a cigar, a stogie, and some smoke in a darkened room.
The handle and lock are about the only things going for this old door in northern Virginia.
The keys of a old piano with a red light in the background.
Three horses, covered for cold weather, in a Virginia field grazing in the morning sun.
The first pizza margherita out of the wood fired oven sitting on top of plates.
Sunrise at the south pier in Manitowoc, Wisconsin (December 2017).
A coffee cup, a computer, flowers, all sitting on a table.
Across the Basin
Cherry blossoms on the Tidal Basin at the MLK Memorial in Washington, DC with the Lincoln Memorial in the background.
Blossoms at MLK
Cherry blossom season on the National Mall with the Martin Luther King Memorial in the background peaking through the trees.
Snow Grazing 2
A train passing by the Washington and Jefferson Memorials in Washington DC.
The rear wheel skirt of a 1950’s classic American car.
A chef is inspecting his pizzas cooking in a wood fired oven at an Italian festival.
A park bench overlooking the frozen bay of Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Seagulls swarming over an iced over pier in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
A World War Two B-25 Mitchell bomber named Panchito still draws a crowd at the 2017 Andrews Air Show.
A collection of woodwind instruments including a flute with alto, tenor and baritone saxophones.
1600 PA Ave
The White House at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, probably America’s most famous address.
Tourist on a Monday morning visiting the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC.
A classic American car, with updated hubcaps, from the sixties in yellow.
Supreme Court 4
The front of the US Supreme Court building in Washington, DC.
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A brown horse standing in a stable on a farm.
Look up at the suspension cables and arches of a New York City bridge.
A squirrel hanging upside down on the side a tree in a Washington, DC park.
The Tonight Show sign at Rockefeller Center in New York City.
Love on the Beach
A sign on the beach at Colonial Beach, Virginia overlooking the Potomac River.
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The afternoon sun hitting the Statue of Liberty in New York City.
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The skyline of New York City on a hot summer day from the Upper Bay from a ferry.
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An early Saturday morning at Grand Central Station in New York City.
Horses grazing in a Virginia field with autumn colors in the background.
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The Statue of Liberty and the tablet held by Lady Liberty.
Two Tone Blue
A classic American car, with updated hubcaps, from the sixties in two tone blue.
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The United States Capitol Building in Washington DC on a cloudy summer day with its flag waving in the wind.
A classic American car reflects another vintage auto off its hubcap at a car show.
The long silent cannons of an American Civil War battlefield in Virginia.
December on Lake Michigan at the north pier and lighthouse in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Taken in 2014 near Amelia, Italy.
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The rusted passenger door of a 1935 American pickup truck.
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A cloudy sky rolls in behind the US Capitol building in Washington DC.
The bow of an old boat in northern Wisconsin.
Two seasoned steaks sitting over coals on a small outdoor grill.
White Horse Grazing
A white horse grazing on a Virginia field in the mornging sun.
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The back of the Statue of Liberty on a summer day.
Great Falls National Park in northern Virginia.
Inside the National Building Museum in Washington, DC.
Two horses feeding in the Wisconsin countryside near a forest.
An American flag, the Bennington flag, hanging on a building in Alexandria, Virginia.
The historic Fairfax County Courthouse, the site of the first Confederate officer casualty of the American Civil War.
A flag flying over a Virginia street with cobblestone sidewalks and historic red brick houses.
A bouquet of flowers sits in a vase on the mantle of a fireplace against a blue wall.
A bull grazes on spring flowers in a green Virginia meadow.
A foggy day near the Washington Monument in DC.
In the Meadow
A Virginia morning with a horse grazing in a near a forest.
Broken Glass 3
A member of The Old Guard, on duty and walking the mat, at Arlington National Cemetery.
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The headlight and grill of a classic European car.
Sunrise and heavy clouds on the horizon at the north pier in Two Rivers, Wisconsin.
The Bad Days
The Cherry Blossom in 2018 wasn't all springtime beauty in DC. Many days were cloudy, windy, and the Tidal Basin flooded.
Cherry blossoms on the Tidal Basin in Washington, DC.
People at a table eating a simple pizza margherita with olive oil on top of the sauce and cheese.
The underside of the Woodrow Wilson bridge connecting Virginia and Maryland.
A lamb, under a tree on an autumn day, near Williamsburg, Virginia.
Daybreak on Lake Michigan at the lighthouse and frozen harbor of Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
Snow accumulating on the north pier in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
The White House, surrounded by autumn trees, as seen from a distance.
The dome of the US Capitol obscured by the trees of Washington, DC.
A parachutist bringing in the American flag in San Diego, California.
The sun rising, and ice forming, on a December morning in Manitowoc, Wisconsin.
The American flag of a tourist standing in front of the White House in Washington, DC.
Many times there is nobody but a patriotic US Army tomb guard in front of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington National Cemetery. Nobody… no tourists, no audience, just horrible weather and they stand their watch.
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