And then a child runs with joy amongst the headstones and it is almost as if I can hear the smiles, for a moment the mood has changed, life & the future reconfirmed.

Memorial Day 2010, National Cemetary, Indiantown Gap, PA USA
Nikon D70 and 80-200 Tokina lens
1109 Views, 35 Favorites and 13 Features

“And the Healing Has Begun” “Van Morrison”

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Nikon D70 and 80-200 Tokina lens

Memorial Day 2010, National Cemetary, Indiantown Gap, PA USA

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people, black and white, childhood, memorial day, photojournalism, death, life, sacrifice

Comments

  • Corkle
    Corkleover 4 years ago

    this is great, Tony..just great.

  • Thanks Alex, finally took a photo there that made me smile and it felt good. This one is from tonight! Tony

    – photosbytony

  • en-joy
    en-joyover 4 years ago

    Wow, this touched me a lot!!!

  • Thank You Joy, Tony

    – photosbytony

  • faceart
    faceartover 4 years ago

  • Thank You Klaus. I am very proud to have this photo featured in All Street Portraiture"! Tony

    – photosbytony

  • Gary Boudreau
    Gary Boudreauover 4 years ago

    You died so I could run free…beautiful work!!!

  • Thank You Gary, her Dad said something similar to me as I turned to leave. Tony

    – photosbytony

  • Jeff Stroud
    Jeff Stroudover 4 years ago

    Tony,

    Congratulation this photograph is a Selected Feature in Candid Photography Group!!! 6/6/10
  • Once again a Big Thank You Jeff, it is one of my personal favorites and means a lot to me. Tony

    – photosbytony

  • Marjolein Katsma
    Marjolein Katsmaover 4 years ago

    What a wonderful and moving moment – brilliant capture!
    Congratulations on your feature, too!

  • Thanks Marjolein! After a pretty somber day this child’s exuberance really brought a much needed smile to my face to end the day! Tony

    – photosbytony

  • Mark Maloney
    Mark Maloneyabout 4 years ago

    Brilliant moment in time

  • Thank You Mark! After spending most of the day there, it was nice to smile and laugh. Tony

    – photosbytony

  • pat gamwell
    pat gamwellabout 4 years ago
  • Thank You Pat, it is a thrill to have this image featured, one of my personal favorites. Tony

    – photosbytony

  • Karen K Smith
    Karen K Smithabout 4 years ago

    OUTSTANDING and congrats on the feature:))

  • Thank You very much Karen! Tony

    – photosbytony

  • zdepe
    zdepeabout 4 years ago

    life goes on ..like it very much

  • Thank You Zdepe, you’re right “Life goes on” Tony

    – photosbytony

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