Memorial Day 2015

This is coming up a tad late cuz, well, I didn’t have Internet access at the home office. That situation has been remedied. Anyway, here are some snaps from the Memorial Day parade on a perfect day in Elyria.

This is probably my favorite or second-favorite shot:

Tall flag

Chronicle-Telegram Chief Photo Bruce Bishop shot an almost identical shot to this. His got published in the paper. Me? Eh, that's what blogs are for.

Chronicle-Telegram Chief Photog Bruce Bishop shot an almost identical shot to this. His got published in the paper. Me? Eh, that’s what blogs are for.

Smiling soldier

Another one of my faves. Bubbles!

Another one of my faves. Bubbles!

Detail grabbed from shot above. Losing a little integrity.  Wish I'd zoomed in on this.

Detail grabbed from shot above. Losing a little integrity. Wish I’d zoomed in on this.

queen

Not sure what this has to do with Memorial Day, but here they are.

Not sure what this has to do with Memorial Day, but here they are.

Of course, this is what it's all about.

Of course, this is what it’s all about.

Christmas 2014

It was a lovely, low-key Christmas this year. Nothing big. Coupla gag gifts, much goofing around.

The debate: Tree with flash or without? Without has some tricky backlighting (and me with no fill light in front).

The debate: Tree with flash or without? Without flash has some tricky backlighting (and me with no fill light in front).

Matt and Lindsey on their best behavior. Sort of.

Matt and Lindsey on their best behavior. Sort of.

Something old, something new

Something old, something new

Grammy, Uncle John, Lindsey, Matt, DeAnne, and me (Princeton comma).

Grammy, Uncle John, Lindsey, Matt, DeAnne, and me (Princeton comma).

Seriously

Seriously

Mantle

Say no more

Say no more

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