Rhode Island State House

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Michelle and I spent Patriot’s Day 2017—it’s a Massachusetts thing—traveling to Providence, Rhode Island and Hartford, Connecticut to visit the state capitols there. I’m excited to present the Rhode Island photos, especially those of the rotunda! The rotunda photos are both HDR, and do a wonderful job of showing the details of the murals and… Read more »

Virginia State Capitol

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Between work at edX and attempts to correct a messed up HDR panorama of the house chambers, it took way too long to publish these photos. However, here they are. I kinda want to return to Richmond to re-shoot these. I’m not happy with the rotunda shot, and I’d like to find a better vantage point to shoot the… Read more »

Pennsylvania State Capitol

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I attended a conference Washington, D.C. about a month ago. Coincidently, I visited D.C. around the exact same dates last year. This time, however, I took a couple side trips to the Pennsylvania and Virginia state capitols in Harrisburg and Richmond, respectively. You may recall that one of the items on my bucket list is to visit all… Read more »


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I saw the film Loving last month, and was inspired to recreate one of Grey Villet’s shots for LIFE. I also made a donation to the ACLU, which I encourage you to do, too. Enjoy!

MassRealty Article

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The good folks at MassRealty contacted me a few weeks ago about writing an article on my business. Take a look! http://www.massrealty.com/articles/clinton-blackburn-photography-specializing-in-headshots-portrait-photography  

State Capitols: Oregon and Washington

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So…I took a trip to the Pacific Northwest, and completely forgot to post the photos! That trip was in May 2015! Nevertheless, here are photos of the two capitols I visited—Olympia, Washington and Salem, Oregon. Salem was unique because it marked my first viewing a legislative session.   Olympia, Washington Salem, Oregon

Lunar Eclipse + Supermoon

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I have been an absentee blogger. As other aspects of my life have taken priority, photography has been pushed to the back burner. I still do a couple headshots each month; but, I’m not as active as I once was. Fortunately, that’s changing. I have a few projects in the works that I will share soon! However, before… Read more »

Prepping for the Lunar Eclipse and Supermoon

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Sunday night will mark the first time in 33 years that a lunar eclipse will coincide with a supermoon. I’m hoping the sky isn’t so cloudy as to block the view of the moon. I enjoy astrophotography, although I don’t shoot enough to warrant buying a telescope and adapter. Getting such gear on short notice is pretty… Read more »

Washington, D.C. and Maryland

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I visited Washington, D.C. during the first weekend of April to see the beginning of the Cherry Blossom Festival and take in the sites of our nation’s capitol. There weren’t many cherry blossoms, but there were a lot of sites, all offering wonderful photographic opportunities. Sites in D.C. included the Library of Congress, Supreme Court… Read more »

Felicia at Kendall Square

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Last month I had the pleasure of working once again with Felicia Sun as we continued our collaboration on pole dance photography. When we initially discussed doing a shoot late last year, we envisioned shooting on a rooftop/deck with either the Boston or Cambridge skyline as a backdrop. This was rather difficult for two reasons: (1) we didn’t… Read more »