Waldorf and Southern Maryland’s “Little Vegas” past. Gambling: Few Reminders today.

Today many head home to Waldorf, MD and beyond on US 301 and have no idea of the history that they are driving past everyday.  It was only this week while researching for a project for a client that I learned about this lively side of Waldorf and Southern Maryland‘s history.  This post is not aboutContinue reading “Waldorf and Southern Maryland’s “Little Vegas” past. Gambling: Few Reminders today.”

I’m Posting every day for the remainder of 2011

I’ve decided I want to blog more. Rather than just thinking about doing it, I’m starting right now.  I will be posting on this blog once a day for the remainder of 2011. I know it won’t be easy, but it might be fun, inspiring, awesome and wonderful. Therefore I’m promising to make use ofContinue reading “I’m Posting every day for the remainder of 2011”

Downtown Washington, DC turned Purple for Pancreatic Cancer Research

I never appreciated the beauty of the color purple until I saw masses of purple T-Shirts and purple and white balloons in downtown Washington this past Saturday.

Support Shirley’s Angel Foundation at Pancreatic Cancer Purple Stride 5K Walk in Washington, DC

Join the team! Even if it is too late to walk or you have other plans for Saturday, your donation can walk and help advance research, support patients and create hope for those affected by pancreatic cancer.

Inauguration of Pres. Obama–A year ago today.

The inauguration of Pres. Barack Obama took place 1 year ago today. Reflecting on that day I notice that it was much colder last year weather wise but it is much colder this year politically.

Senator Edward Kennedy funeral procession–Downtown Washington, DC

On Saturday, August 29, 2009, Senator Edward Kennedy’s funeral procession traveled slowly through downtown Washington on its way to Arlington National Cemetery. I had the opportunity to capture these images as it passed along Constitution Avenue near 14th Street.

Hello world!

I’m Lonnie Dawkins, a photographer in the Washington, DC area.  I consider myself a people photographer and focus on portraits, portfolios, and events.  My work can be seen at http://www.lonniedawkins.com. Visit often as I add new images and information. Best Regards,   Lonnie

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