This photo was taken in the second week in June 2012, just before the sun came up.
The location was on 16th Street NW Washington DC.
The "Take it!" came as I was sitting in my car waiting for the light to change at an intersection. I looked out the side window and there it
was, just about to come out into a very different role it plays on the skyline in the light of day vs at night. I think I caught it just at the turning point.
The After Take: The two shots differ by just a few moments and angle of the camera, but what a difference this little bit of each
makes. The lead picture looks like it could soon have bats flying into it while the other with more light on it looks like it is about to assume its role as an ornate citizen of the
Almost everyone I had the opportunity to show this to enjoyed the simplicity of the photo and had no trouble in agreeing with my proposal of a
Here is hoping you too can catch an occasional "quick put down the window" moment for a scene that you know will be gone as soon as you move
Thanks for joining us for the current photo presentation. You are cordially invited to return Friday, October 26th for a new picture that we
hope you will enjoy.
All the best,