After weeks of needless distractions, after all of the whining bigots, and after all of the meetings the Warrensburg Pride Festival took place without incident on Saturday.
In addition to the vendors, activities, and entertainment inside the venue a number of intolerant people stood across the street to express whatever.
It was hot and humid on Saturday.
We were there.
Meta. We took over 800 frames of stills. Some with a full frame camera with a 70-200 mm lens and a 2X extender, some taken with a smaller camera with an 18-55 mm lens. Both setups get the big picture. They also capture details which add to the story.
Interestingly, with details it’s easy enough to tell who is who.
Outside, across the road, mostly:
Grab ’em by the what?
Not actually a monopoly.
Equal protection, ironically:
Inside at the Pride Festival:
It works ironically, or not. It also works sarcastically, or not.
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