Sunday, February 28, 2010

Sunday February 28, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

An extraordinary space filled with pillars - from floor to ceiling, and cloister-like around each floor.

f/5.6, 1/80 sec, ISO-1600, 18mm

Saturday, February 27, 2010

Saturday February 27th, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

f/5.6, 1/200 sec, ISO-200, 55mm

Friday, February 26, 2010

Friday February 26th, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

Domed ceilings between arches.

f/5.6, 1/1600 sec, ISO-1600, 46mm

Thursday, February 25, 2010

Thursday February 25th, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

Filtered light gently seeping into the stairwell, lighting wooden steps worn with years of use.

f/5.6, 1/6 sec, ISO-800, 18mm

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Wednesday February 24th, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

Sic transit gloria mundi.

f/5, 1/125 sec, ISO-800, 42mm

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Tuesday February 23rd, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

Curving staircase, descending one floor below another, twisting downward.

f/5.6, 1/15 sec, ISO-800, 22mm

Monday, February 22, 2010

Monday February 22nd, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

Zebra crossing.

f/5.6. 1/25 sec, ISO-800, 55mm

Sunday, February 21, 2010

Sunday February 21st, 2010

Chinatown, D.C., USA

Chinese dragon dance in the streets of Chinatown, fire crackers popping, drummers drumming and horns blowing.

f/22, 1/20 sec, ISO-100, 40mm

Saturday February 20th, 2010

Georgetown, D.C., USA

An extra three hours on the treadmill. Temptation resisted!

f/5.6, 1/80 sec, ISO-1600, 55mm

Friday, February 19, 2010

Friday February 19th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Abstracted shapes and reflected lights.

f/5.6, 1/30 secc, ISO-100, 300mm

Thursday February 18th, 2010

Courthouse, Virginia, USA

Mid-week matinee cinema, empty rows of empty seats in a empty, darkened theatre, waiting for the film to start, sitting alone, eating popcorn.

f/5, 1/3 sec, ISO-1600, 35mm

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Wednesday February 17th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Words spilling across a page, descriptions, situations, people intertwined creating a fictional world to which to escape from the humdrum of life.

f/5.6, 1/13sec, ISO-100, 39mm

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Tuesday February 16th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Some days homesickness can threaten to swallow you whole, when comfort can come in just a spoonful of home.

f/15, 1/15 sec, ISO-100, 43mm

Monday, February 15, 2010

Monday February 15th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

f/5.6, 1/400 sec, ISO-1600, 55mm

Sunday February 14th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

f/5.6, 1/100 sec, ISO-1600, 31mm

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Saturday February 13th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

f/11, 1/3200 sec, ISO-1600, 170mm

Friday, February 12, 2010

Friday February 12th, 2010

Washington, D.C., USA

f/5.6, 1/4 sec, ISO-200, 54mm

Thursday February 11th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Distorted window panes flexing in the strong wind curve reflections of buildings, creating abstractions.

f/5.6, 1/100, ISO-100, 300mm

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Wednesday February 10th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, DC

The second blizzard in a week and venturing out was like going on a polar expedition. The wind is gusting at 30 miles an hour and the snow is blinding as it swirls around like a maelstrom. Visibility is down to about half a block. Beneath our feet the snow hides the ice of compressed snow from the weekend that has frozen into a solid sheet of ice.

f/20, 1/400, ISO-1600, 44mm

Tuesday February 9th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Snowflakes caught in the streetlight, coating trees with a fine white coat, turning dark branches ghostly white.

f/5.6, 1/25 sec, ISO-1600, 55mm

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Monday February 8th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Tunnel formed by trees and shrouded in snow, ground marked by footprints coming and going.

f/5.6, 1/15, ISO 1600, 55mm

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Sunday February 7th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Snow on heavily laden branches hanging over the street reflect the neon lights in rainbow colours.

f/4.5, 1/40 sec, ISO-1600, 31mm

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Saturday February 6th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Deep snow hanging off branches, forming a cave. Heavy creaking and swish of the snow falling to the ground in a curtain.

f/7.1, 1/1250 sec, ISO-1600, 27mm

Friday February 5th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA

Gusting wind swirling snowflakes lit by streetlights, clinging to wet branches.

f/4.5, 1/15 sec, ISO-1600, 25mm

Friday, February 5, 2010

Thursday February 4th, 2010

Rosslyn, Virginia, USA.

Sparkling water swirling under the bridge, reflecting the sun and belying a warmth in the midst of winter.

f/5, 1/4000 sec, ISO-1600, 85mm

Wednesday, February 3, 2010

Wednesday February 3rd, 2010

Arlington, Virginia, USA

Snow clinging to the branches of trees, transforming the landscape into a magical, winter wonderland.

f/13, 1/1600 sec, ISO-1600, 54mm

Tuesday February 2nd, 2010

The Mall, Washington, D.C., USA

Night-time, gentle snow falling on the Mall. Silence echoing in the stillness of the night.

f/6.3, 1/8 sec, ISO-1600, 22mm

Monday, February 1, 2010

Monday February 1st, 2010

Arlington, Virginia, USA.

Eye-catching zebra striped shadows falling on the snow covered walkway from curved stone balusters on a bridge.

f/5.6, 1/1000 sec, ISO-100, 55mm