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Cherry Blossoms

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 9 April 2018 in Cityscape & Urban.

A view of the Jefferson Memorial through the cherry blossoms. Taken last Thursday morning very early!

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2020 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Martine from France

Ici, ils ne sont pas encore fleuris. J'aime beaucoup ces arbres.

9 Apr 2018 5:35am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a beautiful moment to experience . . a silent perfection.

9 Apr 2018 6:17am

badtgv from provence, France

top compo 5 stars

9 Apr 2018 6:22am

Gérard from Allauch, France

The color of the light is superb on the blossoms

9 Apr 2018 7:03am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique ta photo ! La lumière est superbe !

9 Apr 2018 8:30am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful image !!

9 Apr 2018 8:48am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, colors & lights!
L O V E L Y !

9 Apr 2018 8:56am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Really nice ! Lovely lights, Phil

9 Apr 2018 8:59am

: Helen : from is currently at home photographing in, Australia

Beautiful Elaine! congrats

9 Apr 2018 9:00am

Devi from Chennai, India

wow...this is simply fabulous !! Lovely image here :)

9 Apr 2018 9:58am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

well worth getting up for :)

9 Apr 2018 11:16am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice composition !
Wonderful framing !!

9 Apr 2018 11:55am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

The warm light is very inviting. The way you used the beautiful blossoms as framing is amazing.

9 Apr 2018 1:42pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Wow !! It is an absolutely brilliant picture. I like a lot ! ALL ! light, composition, object, all, all and all !

9 Apr 2018 2:05pm

@Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia): Thanks Graciel·la! I really appreciate it!

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


9 Apr 2018 2:15pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Amazing. Love it.

9 Apr 2018 2:36pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle branche fleurie et dans l'ouverturecette constriuction en fond ce tons et couleurs superbe

9 Apr 2018 2:58pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautful picture of the blossoms as it frames this famous site.

9 Apr 2018 3:19pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Beautiful soft light and excellent sub framing, great shot

9 Apr 2018 3:22pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A gorgeous image! Thanks so much for these glorious photos.

9 Apr 2018 5:29pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

An awesome view of the Jefferson Memorial perfectly framed through the cherry blossoms!! I always love your DC photos. It must have been pretty crowded during this "blossom time". 5*****

9 Apr 2018 6:14pm

@Steven: Hi Steven, Thanks! I don't get downtown as often as I would like to. It was in the low 30's and at sunrise and it was already crowded!

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Another gorgeous composition, Elaine!

9 Apr 2018 9:41pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

wow, this one is also beautifully framed

looks like you were right on time for the cherry blossoms

9 Apr 2018 9:46pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

I love this one.

9 Apr 2018 10:31pm

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Even better that yesterday's beautiful photo, Love the framing and the wonderful warm light shining on the blossoms.

10 Apr 2018 3:34am

Elaheh from Montreal, Canada

Inordinately beautiful!

10 Apr 2018 12:30pm

Gérard from Allauch, France

Bravo Elaine !!! Félicitations !!!!

10 Apr 2018 4:50pm

@Gérard: Thank you Gérard !

omid from mashhad, Iran

& Congratulations! :)

10 Apr 2018 5:46pm

@omid: Thank you very much Omid!

Babzy from Besançon, France

congrats ! :)

10 Apr 2018 5:52pm

@Babzy: Thank you Babzy!

ceteceva from France

Congratulations on your spotlight !

10 Apr 2018 6:30pm

@ceteceva: Thank you so much. I really appreciate it!

Jaya from Trieste, Italy

beautiful !

10 Apr 2018 7:22pm

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

. . and Congrats on the Color Spotlight - well done !

10 Apr 2018 7:27pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks so much Ronnie!

Christian Devoise from Croth, France

Super Elaine! Felicitations!

10 Apr 2018 8:24pm

@Christian Devoise: Thank you so much Christian!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!

10 Apr 2018 9:01pm

@Steve Rice: Thank you so much Steve!

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Congratulations on your color spotlight dear Elaine! Very well deserved!

10 Apr 2018 11:45pm

@Mireille T.: Thank you so much Mireille!

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran



11 Apr 2018 8:59am

@Ehsan Hemmati: Thank you very much Ehsan!

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

and Congratulations on your Spotlight !

11 Apr 2018 10:26am

@Mhelene: Thank you so much Mhelene!

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Back to congratulate you on your Spotlight!!

11 Apr 2018 12:00pm

@Steven: Thank you so much Steven!

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Congratulations !! Splendid.

11 Apr 2018 12:22pm

@Lewis: Thank you very much Lewis!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT~! well deserved!!!

11 Apr 2018 1:40pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you so much Ruthie!

Amadeus from Berlin, Germany

really very finest

11 Apr 2018 9:09pm

@Amadeus: Thank you so much!

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

love it ,

12 Apr 2018 8:15am

@Dimitrios: Thank you so much Dimitrios!

Ehsan Hemmati from Kermanshah, Iran

Eye catching


18 Apr 2018 6:04pm

MAU from Els Poblets, Spain

Beautiful. Great framing!

22 Apr 2018 5:54pm

MRG*Photographics from Tehran, Iran


26 Apr 2018 5:56am