Washington Monument

In long exposure, Travel, Washington DC by Robert Lussier4 Comments

This looks like it will be my final blog post of 2012, so I’ll leave you with a shot of the Washington Monument from my October trip to DC. There is no significance to it, I just liked the stark black and white of this late night shot. 2012 was a very productive year for me. …

Metro

In 15mm fisheye 2.8, Travel, Washington DC by Robert Lussier1 Comment

After a great dinner with friends last Friday night, I headed to the National Mall to do some night photography. I made my way to the Smithsonian stop on the Metro and got my first shot before leaving the station. I wanted to be there earlier in the evening, but at 9:30, when the train …

Marine Memorial

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I’m back from a long weekend in DC where I did some night shooting on the National Mall on Friday, watched the Marine Corps Marathon (and supported Team Chris) on Sunday,  then weathered Hurricane Sandy on Monday. With the storm roaring through, I was destined to be stuck in DC for the remainder of the …

Blackbird

In 50mm 1.4 by Robert Lussier15 Comments

You are looking at a Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird, long range, Mach 3+ strategic reconnaissance aircraft. It is the centerpiece display at the Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center near Dulled International Airport. I shot it a week ago today with my good friend, Jacques Gudé on that hour long whirlwind photo shoot I wrote …