My Photo is on the Front Page of the Tartan!

I am so excited! One of my photos was used as the front cover image for The Tartan. See screen-shot above. The Tartan has been CMU’s primary newspaper since 1906. They kindly let me use one of their beautiful cameras when I told them I was going to the inauguration. Another one of my photos […]

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“When nothing but hope and virtue could survive”–President Obama’s Speech and an Image

Originally uploaded by jdickins_photo When I first realized I would not get close enough to the President Elect to take pictures of him, I was upset. Had I traveled so far, slept so little, and carried so much camera equipment to stand in the freezing cold and take pictures of a huge screen? Looking back […]

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Al Gore in Black Velvet

Originally uploaded by jdickins_photo Former Vice-President Al Gore spoke to the assembled University Presidential Inaugural Conference on Monday January 19th, 2009. The picture to the right was originally part of a larger picture which included a brightly lit stage where Mr Gore was speaking. Once I noticed the interesting play of light on the screens […]

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A Plethora of Flags

Originally uploaded by jdickins_photo Braving the cold, the wind-chill and the crowds, thousands of families brought their children to bear witness to Barack Obama’s inauguration. This is one of my favorite photos. Not only do I love the transparency of the flags with the sun behind them (especially the American flags with President Obama’s face […]

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Pre-Inuauguration Party, Colin Powell, and Washington DC Portapotties

Inspirational Quote: Stanislaw Lec – “Youth is the gift of nature, but age is a work of art.” Like this:Like Loading…

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