Capturing History in Washington DC: Lincoln Memorial (3 of 12)

Lincoln Memorial

Although you can’t help yourself taking “snap shot” type photographs of iconic places like the Lincoln Memorial, I wanted to try to tell a different story, I wanted to take some shots from different angles.

(This article on Digital Photography School would have inspired me had it been published before my trip).

18mm, 1/80s, f/6.3, ISO 800

40mm, 1/50s, f/6.3, ISO 800

26mm, 1/30s, f/4.0, ISO 3200

80mm, 1/40s, f/5.0, ISO 3200

80mm, 1/30s, f/5.0, ISO 3200

26mm, 1/30s, f/4.0, ISO 3200

You can read the full story “Capturing History in Washington DC” by clicking on these links:
1. Introduction     2. Gear Preparation     3. Lincoln Memorial
4. Catching Light     5. Working on Composition     6. Capturing Details
7. Working the Magic     8. Going Wide     9. Air and Space Museum – Heaven and Hell
10. Touched by History     11. Telling a New Story     12. Conclusion

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