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LIMITED EDITION HARDBACK

July 13, 2021 - The softcover version of DC PHOTO BOOK is sold out. THE "LIMITED EDITION hardcover DC PHOTO BOOK" is in short supply. Fo...
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"GOODBYE DEAR... I'LL BE BACK IN A YEAR"

June 21, 2021 - My nephew Dan resurrected this recording he made some twenty years ago of my father's experiences during WWII. Like most...
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VIRTUAL SUMMIT 2021 EXHIBIT

June 11, 2021 - DC PHOTO BOOKS exhibitor Welcome Back! I have missed getting out to document the hubs and anticipating seeing you at t...
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HONOR FLIGHT: BACK IN BUSINESS!!

June 05, 2021 - After what may have been the longest fifteen months in history, Honor Flight has announced that after August 15th, hubs...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: TOMB OF THE UNKNOWNS

May 24, 2021 - Most Honor Flights visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier and are the only groups allowed to bring a bus into the cemeter...
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ARLINGTON CEMETERY REOPENS

May 24, 2021 - PRESS RELEASE THANKS TO DANIEL ARANT: National Park Volunteer, Vietnam Veteran and Historian. Ahead of Memorial Day wee...
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VIETNAM WALL ETCHINGS BY MICHELE SPRY

May 21, 2021 - Michael O'Brien, NPS volunteer at the Vietnam Wall and I were talking about the transition of Honor Flight to Vietnam Ve...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: THE CAPITOL BUILDING

May 16, 2021 - This photo of the Inauguration of President Ronald Reagan--the first held on the West Side of the Capitol appeared in LI...
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AN INSIDER'S VIEW: THE NAVY YARD

May 15, 2021 - The Washington Navy Yard requires Military ID and a phone call. It is one of Washington's best kept secrets. In addition...
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SPRING CLEANING

May 11, 2021 - The website has a new design and the shopping cart is in align with the inventory. I have a new warehouse-- "Internation...
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SENATOR DOLE ASSUMES HONOR FLIGHT AMBASSADOR ROLE

March 21, 2021 - Senator Bob Dole (above right) has taken on a new role - Chair of the Honor Flight Association Ambassadors Program. On...
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PERSONNEL CHANGE FOR HONOR FLIGHT

March 21, 2021 - After three plus years of extraordinary leadership, Dave Nichols is handing the reins of Honor Flight over to Dave Smith...
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EXPANDED HONOR FLIGHT BOOK

December 20, 2020 - I met Earl Morse and Jeff Miller in the Spring of 2005. My book on the new WWII Memorial was just out and so I was at th...
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CENTRAL MISSOURI NOVEMBER 12, 2019

September 20, 2020 - LAST FLIGHT OF THE SEASON I met Central Missouri Honor Flight at the airport where once again the DCA Honor Flight Volu...
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SAN DIEGO MAY 5, 2019

June 12, 2019 - There were ten plus Honor Flights coming into BWI this morning and so I found myself going through security multiple tim...
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BLUE RIDGE HONOR FLIGHT 05-04-2019

May 13, 2019 - This was Blue Ridge's first flight into BWI and they used Allegiant Airlines to save money. Not much of an inconvenience...
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SUPER SATURDAY MAY 12, 2019

May 13, 2019 - Too many hubs to plan anything so I decided to motorcycle around the Mall to see how many hubs I could catch. A bit rand...
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BWI WELCOME 05-04-2019

May 12, 2019 - Living in DC, it's much easier to get to Reagan Airport than BWI but I wanted to cover the ground crew there as well for...
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GREATER ST. LOUIS HONOR FLIGHT...April 20,2019

April 24, 2019 - "War Heroes on Board" Arriving at the WWII Memorial, I found Greater St. Louis Honor Flight just getting off the buses.
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TALONS OUT...April 20,2019

April 23, 2019 - The 9/11 MEMORIAL The 9/11 Memorial was our first stop. It's an understated Memorial to the lives lost that day. La...
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DCA HONOR FLIGHT ARRIVAL...April 20,2019

April 23, 2019 - I had the opportunity to visit with three Honor Flights this Saturday and work the crowds at the Reagan gates and take t...
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ON THE ROLL--HF 2019 AUSTIN

April 08, 2019 - Austin It was a beautiful day in Paradise as @Honor Flight Austin lined up for pictures. Lead by Tina Lee and Alan Be...
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BADGER HONOR FLIGHT

December 06, 2018 - Honor Flight DCA put together a special welcome for Jody McClain and Brian Ziegler on their last flight as leaders of Ba...
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SOUTHERN COFFEE COUNTY KANSAS HONOR FLIGHT 11/2018

November 15, 2018 - Jeff True a high school a 29 year social studies teacher and leader of Southern Coffey Honor Flight let me know they wer...
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RAIN OR SHINE: CENTRAL MISSOURI HONOR FLIGHT 11/5/2018

November 12, 2018 - What a treat! Arlington National Cemetery in the rain on a Fall Day with the foliage turning. Riding along with Central...
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Honor Flight Super Saturday Sept 29, 2018

October 04, 2018 - HERDING CATS San Diego This Saturday started off with Honor Flight San Diego. Dave Smith and volunteers and guardi...
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Central Missouri Honor Flight: A Day in the Life

October 03, 2018 - I've had the opportunity to ride along with Central Missouri a few times. Rain or shine, it's been a picture perfect exp...
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Honor Flight at the WWII Memorial: September 15, 2018

September 17, 2018 - With seven Honor Flight hubs inbound and a couple of marathons in progress, I decided to get to the WWII Memorial and le...
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9/11/2018 HONOR FLIGHTS GREATER LAYFAYETTE AND WEST COAST FLORIDA

September 11, 2018 - Greater Layfayette Honor Flight So a couple of weeks ago, I ran a blog post entitled "Piper Available" and Dana Vann...
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HONOR FLIGHT APRIL 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 - WEEKDAY WARRIORS Today there were three hubs in town. All were escorted by the National Park Police. As my cab near...
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WWII MEMORIAL: JEWEL OF THE MALL

June 09, 2015 - The final edition of WWII MEMORIAL: Jewel of the Mall is in the warehouse and ready to ship. Beginning today, both the W...
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A FIRST LOOK

December 20, 2014 - WHERE MAGAZINE produces the annual "Where Guestbook" which is distributed throughout DC hotels, businesses and destinati...
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TENTH ANNIVERSARY of the WWII MEMORIAL

June 16, 2014 - The ceremony for the tenth anniversary of the WWII Memorial was splendid. I arrived early and was able to photograph alm...
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Rocky Mountain Honor Flight

May 23, 2014 - Rocky Mountain Honor Flightwas at the WWII Memorial Friday, May 23 with a variety of veterans from WWII. It was a perfec...
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DC BLOOMING! HONOR FLIGHTS ON THE ROLL!

April 13, 2014 - I have the good fortune to have chosen Washington, DC as a lifestyle completely mixing my professional and business life...
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WWII Memorial Exhibit at WIMSA

February 16, 2014 - WIMSA (WOMEN IN MILITARY SERVICE TO AMERICA) is probably the best-kept secret in Washington, DC. It is is one of the mor...
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Infrared Photography II: DC PHOTO BOOK

January 23, 2014 - White balance seems to be the key to infrared photography. It’s been bitterly cold in Washington, DC and I am still not...
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Infrared Imaging: DC PHOTO BOOK

January 19, 2014 - As an early adopter of digital imaging, I have had the opportunity to explore and write about the transition from film t...
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DC PHOTO BOOK: The C&O Canal

December 09, 2013 - The C&O Canal at 30th Street. The Canal was a project set in motion up by George Washington. He saw it as the Nation’s G...
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