This set of photos was taken on January 12, 2019 at 12:13 PM.
The location was near Freedom Square which is very close to the White House in Washington DC.
The "Take It!" Came as I was about to get into my car and happened to look ahead of the vehicle to see this set of uniform elongated shadows which
seemed to form a profile of a tulip. It was the angle of the sun which when cast upon the back of the bicycle seats formed the curves of
comparison to the flower.
When showing these shots to others - I prefaced them with the explanation of the vision which I have found is the best way to do it - when
there is a long stretch for others to share my initial imagination. Some are kind and say that they can see it - but just barely - and both of us laugh at their
There is always risk with putting imagination out there - but through time - I have found that it is well worth it.
Best wishes to you all.
* The bicycles were of the rental type and in a rack located on the sidewalk. For some time the bikes were the rage. They are now being replaced by
battery powered scooters (fun but dangerous).