Moon as it clears the horizon on the Maryland side of the Potomac.  The new camera (H5D-50c) allows for a higher ISO (800 in this case) so I can use a faster shutter speed.  The crop factor of the sensor means that my 300mm is now a 410mm.   

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I haven’t been able to do this with medium format since I gave up film. The new H5D-50c Hasselblad with HC50II, ISO 1600, 20 seconds at f/18. Old Caretaker’s House, Fort Hunt Park, at night.

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Fort Washington, now managed (but not yet over managed) by the National Park Service. This is Battery Humphreys

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Buds, which means the swarm is just over the horizon. Time to take shelter for a couple of weeks. 

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Blossom Kite Festival on the National Mall was rained out this year. A few participants were still holding out hope in pre-dawn hours Sunday.

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His Penis, His Choice. I made it down to the Circumcision Demonstration at the White House today.

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