05 Mar 2015


Sled-In on Capitol Hill…Only in DC

Only in DC. I find myself saying that a lot. Only in DC do you see so many TVs in bars tuned to CNN. Only in DC do you have to plan your commute home around motorcades and protests. Only in DC is there a drinking game to the SOTU a normal thing. And Only […]

09 Dec 2013

Hill's Eye View: Honored at Half Mast

Seeing a flag at half mast at the Capitol is always sobering. John Sonderman gracefully captures this micro view of the flag demonstrates. This photo was taken in September, but the one flying this morning shows the nations’ reverence for the trials and triumphs of Nelson Mandela. Share your photos with the THIH Flickr group.

06 May 2013

Hill's Eye View: Every Day Topsy Turvy

It’s surreal how accustomed we become to the majestic “Washington” sites all around us. See an angle that turns an everyday Capitol Hill site on its head? Share it with us here on the The Hill is Home flickr group.  

22 Jan 2013

Hill's Eye View: Our Backyard Cleans Up Well

If anything, the pomp and circumstance of the Inauguration, with its festoons, trumpeters, military flourish and motorcades, demonstrated just how well our city can work the camera.  Capitol Hill was dressed up beautifully; share your Inauguration Day photos with us on the Hill is Home flickr group.

03 Jul 2012

A Capitol (Hill) Fourth

To me, Independence Day is a pretty special day on Capitol Hill.  Yes there is the deep meaning of living so close to the federal government on a day we remember our declaration of freedom and how special and unique that is.  Sure, there’s that. But Capitol Hill seems to take on a very small-town […]