Two hundred and thirty one years after the Continental Congress formally adopted the stars and stripes design it's Flag Day again. Powerful icon, national symbol, lightning rod for political discourse, the stars and stripes still flies, still provokes, still inspires Americans (and others) everywhere. Here's a few of my favorites. Happy Flag Day 2008.
Right: Auditions for the movie "Hair," Central Park, NYC 1976 - Nikon F, 28/2.8 Nikkor Lens, Kodachrome 25
Below (top): Liberty Deli, Elizabeth NJ - Canon EOS-5D, 28~105/3.5~4.5 Canon EF Ultrasonic lens, ISO 100
Below (bottom): Parking Lot, New York City - Canon EOS-5D, 28~105/3.5~4.5 Canon EF Ultrasonic lens, ISO 100