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JFK Eternal Flame at Arlington National Cemetery

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Occasionally, I shoot around Arlington National Cemetery a bit after my visits. Sometimes wandering down to the JFK grave site to watch people. You can see emotion, thought, reflection and memories for some. I don’t intrude on their personal visits with the camera. I focus on the flame most of the time. But as I was walking away frustrated by the crowds this past summer day to get any decent shots of the flame area. I turned and there was what looked to be a family of 4 standing at front. I was only able to grab this one shot before they turned quickly for the tram. It remains one of my simple favorites of the cemetery.

Family at JFK gravesite. Photo by Mike Hartley

Family at JFK gravesite.
Photo by Mike Hartley

Author: Mike Hartley

With a lifetime and a half in the Newspaper industry I'm preparing for my retirement career as an Artist, Writer, Photographer and Video content provider. I'm a proud father of two wonderful children and I'm still married to the first girl I fell in love with and probably only one that would have me.

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