DCRCA Holiday Party

In my work with the DC Recovery Community Alliance, I get to take photos of special events like the holiday party, held for the staff, board members, and friends.


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My November Trip to New Orleans

New Orleans is easily one of my favorite cities in the United States.  I’ve visited five times in my life: Continue reading »

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Christmas with the Hills!

I had a great time shooting a holiday get-together with the Hill family of Northeast DC! Continue reading »

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A Few Georgetown Photos

I visited Georgetown a few weeks ago.  These are the best of the nighttime shots.


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A Links Event

My friend is a newly inducted member of the Patapsco River (MD) Chapter of the Links, Inc., a women’s friendship and service organization.  I went as a guest to their major fundraiser, the Denim & Diamonds Bull Roast.  I brought along my camera and got a few decent images.


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A Professional Head Shot

A friend needed quick and simple head shots for work.  The only requirement was that they needed to be on location.  Here is one of my favorites from that day.


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Step Afrika! Step Xplosion – Ward 4

I wasn’t terribly happy with these photos from the grand finale of Step Afrika’s Step Xplosion tour.  Happy with the composition, but technically not my best work.  Still, you may enjoy them.


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Recovery Gala

I am the Outreach Manager for the DC Recovery Community Alliance.  Part of my job is to photograph our events.  Here are some photos from our recent gala.


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A Surprise Birthday Masquerade

My uncle was recently treated to a surprise birthday masquerade.  We had fun!


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Step Afrika! Step Xplosion – Ward 2

On Thursday, September 3, 2015, I attended Step Afrika’s “Brown Bag Lunchtime Performance” at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery, located at 702 8th Street, Northwest, in Ward 2 of DC.  It is part of a tour of all eight wards of Washington that kicks off the 2015-2016 performance season. My friend and honorary member of Gamma Xi Phi Christopher Brient was performing and I wanted to surprise him.  I also got to see my Alpha Phi Alpha brother, founder of Step Afrika C. Brian Williams.  I was just taking photos for personal use, but then I met John Stoltenberg, an arts journalist, and I agreed to share some of the shots with him.  Overall, I was pleased with how they turned out.  I do prefer my longer lens (200mm)–I guess I’m just a sucker for extreme closeups.



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