Smithsonian Associates -- William McFeely ("Ulysses S. Grant: An Album"):
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Description of Pictures: This one I kind of lucked into. I was there for James Bradley and William McFeely's session was just letting out. Smithsonian description: Pulitzer Prize-winning historian William S. McFeely has assembled a dramatic collection of photographs that reveal the people, places, and events that shaped the life of U.S. Grant, one of the towering figures of American history. This evening he treats numerous aspects of Grant's life (1822-1885), both as private man and as public figure. Grant's views on slavery, his love life, the houses he lived in, his understanding of war-particularly the Civil War-and his round-the-world trip with his wife, Julia, are all presented. McFeely also describes how 19th-century photographers created a hero out of an obscure officer. William S. McFeely won the Pulitzer Prize for "Grant: A Biography". His current book is "Ulysses S. Grant: An Album."
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2003 photos: Equipment this year: I decided my Epson digital camera wasn't quite enough for what I wanted. Since I already had Compact Flash chips for it, I had to find another camera which used CF chips. That brought me to buy the Fujifilm S602 Zoom in March 2003. A great digital camera, I used it exclusively for an entire year.
Trips this year: Three-week trip this year out west, mostly in Utah.
Number of photos taken this year: 68,000.
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