An estimated 100,000+ people showed for the 42nd Annual LGBT Pride Parade on Saturday, July 16.
The weather was perfect. The crowd was loud and proud, with an undercurrent of poignancy due to memories of the Pulse nightclub attack on June 12, where 49 people lost their lives to a gunman. People used the word Orlando in many ways throughout the event, symbolizing solidarity, love, and courage.
Photographer Haley Joy Porter was there and took these photos. [Read more…]