Martin Luther King Jr Memorial At Sunrise

Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial

Built in 2011 the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial is one of DC’s newest landmarks.

The main structure of this memorial is a 30 foot stone version of MLK titled “Stone of Hope”. The side of the stone contains an excerpt from the iconic “I Have a Dream” speech.

“Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope.”

The address of the memorial is 1964 Independence Avenue SW, DC which is a nod to the 1964 Civil Rights Act which played an important role in. Read More

Places to Photograph in Point Reyes

During my road trip to the west coast I’ve seen some incredible National Parks. Point Reyes National Seashore is no exception, from an iconic abandoned boat to foggy cypress trees Reyes’ has plenty of unique things to photograph.

Here is my list of places to shoot at Point Reyes National Seashore:

Point Reyes Shipwreck

Point Reyes Shipwreck

Point Reyes Abandoned Shipwreck

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Yayoi Kusama Hirshhorn Infinite Mirrors

Preview of the Yayoi Kusama Exhibit at the Hirshhorn

One of the biggest art exhibits of the year has landed in Washington DC.

Starting today to May 14th, 2017 you’ll be able to enjoy Kusama’s infinity mirrors at the Hirshhorn museum.

Note: this exhibit is now closed at the Hirshhorn

The exhibit consists of 6 infinity rooms. All of which put you in a room lined with mirrors for a truly unique feeling.Yayoi Kusama Infinity Mirrors at the Hirshhorn in Washington DC // ihitthebutton.com Read More

Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in DC

When people think of DC they are sure to think about the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool on the National Mall.

This long, thin, and shallow pool running between the Lincoln Memorial and the WWII Memorial is hard to miss if you make a visit to DC.

From Martin Luther King’s Iconic “I Have a Dream” speech to Forrest Gump reuniting with Jenny in the water the reflecting pool has seen many historical & cultural events.

There is nothing like viewing a great sunset at the reflecting pool, it creates the perfect framing for many of DC’s monuments.

I’ve travelled to the reflecting pool countless times, here are some of my favorite photos from sunrise and sunset. Read More

10 Beautiful Places to Take Engagement Photos in Washington DC

Dc Engagement Photos MiniJust get engaged? Congratulations!

Now it’s time to show the world with an engagement photoshoot.

I’ve already shared the best places to take photos in DC. But I see a lot of people wondering where to take engagement photos in DC.

Luckily my friend Adam Mason has been so gracious to share his list of places to take engagements photos in the district.

From obvious places like the Jefferson Memorial to more unknown spots like Eastern Market these spots are sure to be the best way to share an engagement.The Best Places to Take Engagement Photos in Washington DC // ihitthebutton.com Read More

Sunrise Over Jefferson Cherry Blossoms

Guide to Washington DC Cherry Blossoms

One of the best times to visit Washington DC is during the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival to view the peak bloom of cherry blossom trees on the Tidal Basin. With amazing bursts of pink and white the cherry blossom trees create a huge burst of color in the nation’s capital. This year’s Cherry Blossom Festival is March 15 thru April 16, 2017.Guide to the Washington DC Cherry Blossoms

It’s difficult to plan a trip around peak bloom since the most accurate predictions are about 10 days before they bloom. I’ve seen many friends come to town and miss the peak bloom by a few days. Read More

How to Find Places to Work Remotely

Find Places To Work RemotelySince I work remotely it’s always important for me to have a place with great wifi to work from.

It may sound like a dream to work from home but it’s easy to get distracted by TV or even the fridge. Just being around people in public can get your creative juices flowing.

Here are some of my tips to find a place to work remotely. From coffee shops to coworking spaces there are plenty of options anywhere you are.

If you’re looking for remote jobs view this section of the article.
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Acadia National Park Jessup Trail

Fall Photos from Acadia National Park and Beyond

Over the course of a month I drove across the US through Chicago, Canada, Upstate New York, and Maine. If you’re interested in my road trip you can see bits of it on my vlog.

It was a pleasure to capture fall on the North Eastern coast. In areas I mostly haven’t discovered before it was truly a unique experience for me.

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