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Monthly Archives: February 2012

When Harry Met Eleanor

She was 17; he was 21. They were married 63 years, “And they were, I’d say, all nice ones,” Mrs. Callahan said. “We never had any real fights.” The Harry Callahan retrospective at the National Gallery of Art, which includes several of his iconic photographs with wife as muse, takes on a new poignancy in […]

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Not Your Grandfather’s Camera. Well, actually…

This Kodak Automatic 35 belonged to my grandfather, my father’s father, Marty McDonough. My memories of Marty come mostly from still photographs and the jumpy recordings we use to watch in our footie pajamas, projected on the walls after dinner. I was too young when he died to hold on to much more. And with […]

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I’m Connie Krause, and I have 12 Grandchildren

Nana turns 93 today. On Saturday, almost the entire family gathered round the multiple dining room tables to celebrate, including her children, her grandchildren, a great-grandson and a great-grandbaby-to-be; I couldn’t be there, which breaks my heart. She can’t be alone, and one or more members of the extended family takes care of her every […]

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Due for a photo?

Book a maternity session in the month of March and you’ll get twice the regular individual portrait session time at the regular individual portrait rate. DC locations only. Leave a comment below or email for details. P.S. You don’t have to have a belly button ring to join the fun, that’s just how some […]

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