Wednesday, November 7, 2012
From long lines and political signs to teenage politicos and "I voted" stickers, here are the images from Election Day.
Do you have Instagram or other images of your election experience from Tuesday? Add them to this gallery by clicking "Upload Photos and Videos."
Monday, September 10, 2012
Images from the Prince George's County Fair in advance of the thunderstorm that hit on Saturday, September 8.
The Prince George's County Fair held Sept. 6 through Sept. 9, attracts people from all over the area as it's one of the last summer carnivals in the area. Saturday afternoon with an impending thunderstorm on its way and a tornado warning issued, organizers tried to help fairgoers take cover inside. Some in the crowd panicked as they tried to rush inside, leaving 12 injured and four hospitalized. Here are some images of fairgoers on Saturday before the storm hit the region. Have images from the fair? Add them to this gallery!
Monday, September 3, 2012
A look at Greenbelt Labor Day Festival in Aug. 31 - Sept. 3, 2012.
Here's some photos we took at the Greenbelt Labor Day Festival Sunday night. But if you have some of your own, add them here too!
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Want to capture those bright lights bursting in air? Here are some tips from Patch photographers.
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Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Although capturing fireworks on a camera can be difficult, if you have the right equipment and your camera is switched to the correct settings, you should be able to get some fantastic images. Here are some tips from Patch photographer Edward Maurer. Equipment needed: Other tips from photographer Darren Rowse's website:
Thursday, September 22, 2011
A collection of photos from around Hyattsville.
Friday, September 16, 2011
Remember the days before digital cameras and fancy software?
This past weekend I decided to shelve my fancy DSLR and go on an old school photo hunt using an automatic compact camera known as a Lomo LC-W. It's a Chinese made camera with a 17 mm lens that shoots 35 mm film. There are only two focal settings on the device, near (0.4 to 0.9 meters) and far (0.9 to infinity). You can do square crops and half frames too. One of the most intriguing features is the ability to do multiple exposures on a single frame. However, it's the choice of film and processing that really determines the style of the images. All of these shots were taken using Lomography X-Pro 200 ISO (35mm) film and were cross-processed with C41, a chromogenic color print film developing process. To learn more about this style of …
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Rock-climbing, Free Movies, and Italian Photography
Friday Outdoor Movie Series: How to Train Your Dragon http://www.collegeparkaviationmuseum.com Where/When: College Park Aviation Museum - 1985 Corporal Frank Scott Dr College Park, MD 20740 - 7:00pm Why Go: Enjoy the last Friday evening before school starts at the movies along with hands-on activities inside the museum. Popcorn and snow cones will be served throughout the evening. Museum doors open at 7:00pm and the movie starts at 9:00pm. Price: Adults $4, Seniors $3, Children $2, Children under 2 FREE Saturday Introductory Rockclimbing http://thingstododc.com Where/When: SportRock II-5308 Eisenhower Avenue Alexandria, Virginia 11:45am-2:00pm Why Go: “There are only three real sports: bull-fighting, car racing and (mountain/rock) …
Thursday, August 11, 2011
Art collectors and enthusiasts gathered at EYA on the last day of the exhibit that highlighted local artists.
Thursday, July 21, 2011
A collection of photos from events and places over the past several weeks.
Thursday, July 14, 2011
Six Hyattsville-area artists showcase their work from July 10 to August 7 at the Lustine Showroom. An opening reception is planned for 7 p.m. on July 16.
Since 2009, artdc has brought Washington, D.C.-area artists into view at the artdc Gallery. They have had great success, and have built a loyal following. However, they haven’t yet created the opportunity to showcase Hyattsville artists as a group. Now they are making up for lost time, highlighting six Hyattsville artists: Ed Burck, Tom Cardarella, Stevie O' Grady, Joe Rodgers, Ruth Horlick, and yours truly, Chris Suspect. The show is titled, “Emerging from Hyattsville,” and will include a wide variety of works and materials from the artists. The selections were made by Denise Brown of Hyattsville Community Arts Alliance and Jesse Cohen of artdc.org. Opening Reception artdc will be holding the opening reception at the gallery from 7 to …