Scenes From The 50th Anniversary Of The Dream Speech

All photos Leica M and 50mm APO-Summicron-Asph.

Stars and Stripes

There may have been fewer people than there were 50 years ago — the rainy day, punctuated by steam heat, was a discouragement for some.  But it was a pretty great and historic moment.

Three Presidents

 

It was a day for remembering the past and pointing to the future.

Over The Shoulder

 

And for recording the moment for posterity.

maori

 

Everyone seemed to understand the importance of the moment.

Point

 

And in spite of the weather and the long day, people left with smiles on their faces.

Striped Hat

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