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My Favorite Portraits of 2018 - Anne & Paul, Wedding Anniversary by Ed Shanahan

Last summer my brother’s “kids” threw their parents a surprise 35th wedding anniversary party in Boston. My godson and nephew asked that I take photos of the event. Here is one of my favorites of Anne and Paul. I think it captures the spirit of both of them and of their amazing relationship.

Anne and Paul Shanahan at their 35th wedding anniversary surprise party

Anne and Paul Shanahan at their 35th wedding anniversary surprise party

Waterfalls and Mountains at Sunset by Ed Shanahan

Kirkjufellsfoss, the waterfall, and Kirkjufell, the mountain, are located on a peninsula that juts into the Atlantic Ocean a few hours north and west of the capital of Iceland.  When we arrived there the sky was overcast and it didn't appear that it was going to cooperate to make this a memorable sunset.  But it did.  Shortly before this photo was taken, the clouds cleared at the horizon where the sun was setting, and the sun, once it dropped into this space, began to illuminate the clouds above with spectacular colors.  This was one of the last shots in Iceland and I think was a good way to end my trip :)

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