Rally on the Ellipse today, one day before the March 5th deadline.
Today was the unveiling of the statue of Marion Barry, “Mayor for Life.” The bronze statue by sculptor Steven Weitzman is on Pennsylvania Avenue, in front of the District Building. Many people spoke during the ceremony, including Mayor Bowser and Cora Masters Barry. The speakers acknowledged his flaws, but spoke of how he constantly tried … Continue reading Marion Barry
Scenes from outside the Capitol as Billy Graham lies in honor inside. The public viewing was from 1:00 to 8:00. These photos were taken about 5:00. There was a constant stream of people coming to the viewing, but there was not much of a line outside. Wait times were being quoted as 1 3/4 hours, … Continue reading Billy Graham
Ice carvings and fire dancing by Pineapple Tai at the Fire and Ice Festival at The Wharf on February 24th.
Season opener at D.C. Armory.
Alex van der Zwann entering the courthouse for his guilty plea in the Mueller investigation on February 20th.
Chinese New Year parade and firecracker dance, in D.C.’s Chinatown.
Parallel Universe by Ouchhh! is a light installation at Artechouse. The exhibit consists of pulsing light patterns of pure white light. However, my camera sensor interprets the light in these vivid colors, adding a new dimension to the work.
I’ve tried a couple of times to get photos of Paul Manafort coming to the Federal courthouse, but this is the first time I’ve succeeded. Here, he is with his wife, and lawyer Kevin Downing for the status hearing on February 14th.
Rally in front of the Capitol against the budget bill and the effect that it will have on social services. Charlie is one of the Little Lobbyists, children with severe medical needs who accompany their parents lobbying Congress to protect their medical care. Here, Nancy Pelosi is greeted by Charlie, and holds a valentine that … Continue reading Budget Bill