Remembering President Barack Obama’s 2009 Inauguration

It was a freezing cold January day in 2009 when we stood in a massive orderly crowd as President Barack Hussein Obama was sworn into office. Those were peaceful times and security was not as tight.. On Monday crowds strolled the streets of downtown Washington and the areas immediately in front of the White HouseContinue reading “Remembering President Barack Obama’s 2009 Inauguration”

Family Portraits in the Park

Holidays when families gather is a perfect time for portraits! During Christmas the Gorhams’ 3 daughters were in town as well as additional family members.  Many pictures were taken including small groups – the parents, the sisters, the aunts, the cousins – and the whole group. The shoot took place on Christmas eve in beautifulContinue reading “Family Portraits in the Park”

Dance and party like a good family should

Cousins Mike and Janie had the opportunity to dance and enjoy each others’ company at a family event.  One lives up north and the other in the south.  Many times family only has the chance to get together at funerals or sad occasions.  This was at Janie’s brother’s retirement party and a good time wasContinue reading “Dance and party like a good family should”

Family Portrait Photography

Capturing the love. Now is the time for family photos! Family pictures become priceless family treasures. Portraits can be taken wherever you like. In your home, in the studio, on your boat, or your favorite park. Gather your favorite people and let’s make some pictures!

Weekly Photo Challenge: Mine – My Bookshelf

Weekly Photo Challenge: Mine

When I think of “Mine” I think of my office and my bookcase which helps describe me. It is full of Bibles, photography books, John Grisham and Walter Mosely novels, magazines, history books, and stuff. My stuff!

Not your everyday dentist office.

One of last week’s assignments was a photo shoot for Ambiance Dental Spa in Bowie, MD. It’s not your everyday dental practice.  Dr. Clarine Green Hightower describes it as a dental spa and you will know what she means when you walk in and see the warm colors, comfortable seating, and patient friendly operatories (I just learned thatContinue reading “Not your everyday dentist office.”

Said he didn’t like taking pictures. First photo shoot.

Model:  Eric A. An unplanned photo shoot sometimes can turn out to be one of the best.  I met and photographed Eric on the same day.  He had accompanied a friend on a photo shoot. At first he said he was not interested in taking pictures   Later I found him to be open andContinue reading “Said he didn’t like taking pictures. First photo shoot.”

Remembering Chuck Brown: Fans packed Washington Convention Center to show love and respect

By Lonnie Dawkins A large and diverse group of fans gathered to show love and respect for the Godfather of GoGo, Chuck Brown.  Services took place on May 31, 2012 at the Washington Convention Center.  It was a remarkable occasion. Find us on Google+ Related articles Chuck Brown Gets A Spectacular Final Farewell at HomegoingContinue reading “Remembering Chuck Brown: Fans packed Washington Convention Center to show love and respect”