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Still Water, Long Island Sound
Lake in Swiss Alps
Seaweed on the Oregon Coast
Sea life in a tide pool on the Oregon Coast
Silence [this is not a painting, this is Val d'Orcia]
Cargo Plane on approach to Bradley Airport
Dusk on the Willamette Channel
Dusk on the Willamette Channel
Point Judith Lighthouse, Hurrican Dorian
Hawk eating a Seagull
American Flag
Scouring Rush Horsetail
road ends in water
river barge going up river
Dock pillars
Wait for us!
river barge
Ohio river watercraft
flying bird and cityscape
river parking
river reflection
17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
American Flag

I was laying on a bench at the fountain plaza in front of city hall the evening of 9/10 just staring at the flag through the trees. The large flag is regularly hanging, and smaller flags surrounded the plaza now in preoaration for the morning 9/11 ceremony. The thought that people seem to be taking pics of the flag regularly but only from straight on through the fountain came to mind. I decided I wanted a different angle and took up my phone.

TAGS: Virginia

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America
Member since 2019
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© Bill Pries.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2019
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 23, 2019, 11:39 a.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Alexandria, Virginia, United States of America