"I know someone who dowses for graves, but he won't actually say it is a grave. All he will say is the ground has been disturbed and he can show the perimeter of the area. Our local cemetery association has had him locate 'ground…"
"Blake, I agree with you: do not chalk. Plus: do not make rubbings, do not use flour or cornstarch. There is a method of using aluminum foil for photographing hard-to-read inscriptions. A squirt of water can also do wonders.
However, I have to…"
"I haven't run into anyone who was "offended" by a FAG memorial for their family member, but I have certainly had people who did not understand. In one case, when I was able to show the family member the memorial for their loved one,…"
"Nothing too weird:
1. My then-fiance' (later husband) and I stopped at the cemetery where most of his family is buried as I wanted to verify some information on a relative's grave. It was a warm day in late March. As I stepped around to…"
"If the cemetery on FAG has quite a few memorials entered, I take all the information available for that cemetery so I can be sure to photograph those markers that have a memorial but no photo entered yet (request or not).
If the cemetery on FAG…"
"Wherever I happen to be!! While my husband was hospitalized 250 miles from home, I'd take breaks from the hospital by going to a cemetery less than a mile away (wasn't it considerate of them to have a cemetery so close to the hospital?)…"