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Lions in Chippewa Square

Lions in Chippewa Square Located in Chippewa Square, in Savannah, is the General Oglethorpe Statue, honoring General James Oglethorpe, the founder of Savannah. While Mr. Oglethorpe may get the lion’s share of attention (get it? ha) on the monument, there are four interesting lions sculpted into the monument. Each lion is slightly different. When you’re…

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The Organ Keys

The Details of Historic Savannah Churches The other day I had the chance to photograph inside of a very historic church here in Savannah. I was honored to be able to get inside with my camera as photography inside of the church is not allowed. The first time I went in with a tripod I…

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Twilight in Warren Square

Twilight in Warren Square, Savannah I am spending more and more time trying to find these simple compositions when I am walking around downtown in Savannah. There is something about taking a photograph that in its simplicity, is beautiful. This is Warren Square. It is located on Habersham Street. It isn’t a fancy square, it…

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Meet General Oglethorpe

General Oglethorpe Statue in Savannah Georgia In Chippewa Square, downtown Savannah Georgia, is the statue to General Oglethorpe, founder of the Colony of Georgia and Savannah. It is a great subject for photographing in Savannah. Way back in 1733 he landed near River Street in Savannah and went about his merry way establishing the city…

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The Historic Savannah Theatre

The Historic Savannah Theatre Sitting on Chippewa Square is the Historic Savannah Theatre, the oldest continually operating theatre in America. The Historic Savannah Theatre dates all the way back to 1818. The night it opened ‘Soldier’s Daughter’ and ‘Raising the Wind’ played to a packed house. Since the early days the Savannah Theatre has change…

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Lafayette Square at Sunrise

Photographing Lafayette Square at Sunrise in Savannah Are you starting to notice a theme with the last few photographs of Savannah that I have put on the blog? Sunrise photography in Savannah! It was such a beautiful morning, with gorgeous light, that I cannot help myself put to keep putting them up. I promise that…

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The Savannah Street Sunrise

Photographing at Sunrise in Savannah This photograph was taken from Madison Square, looking east towards Drayton Street. More and more I have been trying to find these sorts of photos in Savannah. This isn’t a typical ‘tourist’ photograph. And with the number of tourists in Savannah (and all of them have cameras), it is hard…

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