Skip to main content
Advertising

Picture This

Seattle Times photographers offer a glimpse into what inspires their best visual reporting.

July 4, 2013 at 9:44 PM

  • Share:
           
  • Comments (0)
  • Print

Celebrating the Fourth of July


ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Teary-eyed Naomi Wachira from Kenya, having just taken the oath Thursday at Seattle Center, is now a citizen of the United States along with the hundreds of others behind her at the 29th Naturalization Ceremony.

ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Newest citizen Tamding Bhutia, in fur hat, is surrounded by family and friends as his portrait is taken in front of a huge flag in the Armory at Seattle Center. Bhutia, originally from Tibet then living in India wears his great grandfather's fox hat, a family treasure.

right

ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Spectators lined the railing above Fisher Pavilion to watch the 29th Naturalization Ceremony at Seattle Center Thursday.

JOHN LOK / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Christine Marie Wills, 4, was among the crowd of kids that took part in the children's parade as part of An Edmonds Kind of Fourth on Thursday.

JOHN LOK / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Aislin Travis, 7, was among the crowd of kids that took part in the children's parade as part of An Edmonds Kind of Fourth.

BETTINA HANSEN / THE SEATTLE TIMES

People gather at Gas Works Park and boats fill Lake Union in advance of the Fourth of July fireworks show.

BETTINA HANSEN / THE SEATTLE TIMES

A party barge plays music for people gathered on Lake Union Beach park.

For more photos of new Americans taking oath, visit the gallery.

For more photos from Edmonds Kind of Fourth, visit the gallery.

For more photos from July Fourth across the U.S.A, visit the gallery.

Most Popular Comments
Hide / Show comments
No comments have been posted to this article.
Start the conversation >

Advertising
The Seattle Times

To keep reading, you need a subscription.

We hope you have enjoyed your complimentary access. Subscribe now for unlimited access!

Subscription options ►

Already a subscriber?

We've got good news for you. Unlimited seattletimes.com content access is included with most subscriptions.

Subscriber login ►