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El Mundo de los Luchadores

When I heard that Lucha Libre was coming to the District, I got really excited thinking about the photo opportunities -- the colorful masks, the acrobatics, the boisterous crowds. The second annual El Mundo de los Luchadores didn't disappoint, either. I posted photos from the event...

#LoveCantWait, Washington, D.C., 2015

#LoveCantWait at the Supreme Court

I stopped at the U.S. Supreme Court the other morning on the way to work to check out the scene. It was a festival-like atmosphere with marriage equality supporters and opponents all trying to get their points of view across. Usually when I go to...

#March2Justice, Washington, D.C., 2014

The New York City to DC #March2Justice

I was really surprised that there weren't more people at #March2Justice rally. Considering that several thousand people participated in the #DCFerguson protests, I was expecting at least that many would show up at the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday for this rally, which ended a nine-day,...

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White out on the National Mall

I did an absolutely horrible job of getting out and taking photos this winter. The lack of posts on this blog is testament to that. So, I figured I'd get out in the snow at least once before spring arrived. This photo is from the...

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Lunar New Year Parade

DC doesn't have much of a Chinatown and when it comes to Lunar New Year Parades, well, it's about the same. There's some lion dancers and some drums and the obligatory firecrackers. It's not a lot but it's enough to keep the tradition alive. And,...

Black Lives Matter, Washington D.C., 2014

#DCFerguson protest shuts down Chinatown

More than a thousand protesters peacefully marched in Washington, D.C. on the day after a grand jury failed to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. The protesters briefly shut down intersections near downtown. See more photos here. Olympus EM1,...