The Icy Potomac at Sunset

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It only took the Potomac a day to freeze when the temperature plummeted the other day.
View of the Kennedy Center at sunset from Georgetown.

This photo was named DCist photo of the day for February 9, 2007.

They used it again 3 years later.

It is also now Flickr's most interesting photo for "Kennedy Center".

oldmonkey71, Jenny Lewelling, and 19 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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  1. beejayge 100 months ago | reply

    Lovely colour in the sky, great shot.
    Your KARMA Group

  2. DCist 100 months ago | reply Photo of the Day for February 9, 2007.

  3. Scott Ableman 100 months ago | reply

    Wow! That's a first for me. Thank you for finding it!

  4. Ran_ 100 months ago | reply

    Beautiful Scott !! Congratulations !! :):)


  5. borealnz 100 months ago | reply

    Great work Scott!! I love the colour in this version and it looks great without the distractions!!
    Congratulations on the DCist photo of the day!!
    Rescued by Post-Production theme at
    The World Through My Eyes

  6. Different Wave Photography 100 months ago | reply

    Great work, Outstanding capture.
    Viewed on - Explore / Interestingness

  7. puck90 99 months ago | reply

    Lovely S curve
    Seen in Karma Photo Contest

  8. GSankary 99 months ago | reply

    Terrific shot. Excellent lighting.

  9. Micky** 99 months ago | reply

    Gorgeous colors!
    Congrats on having this chosen as DCist photo of the day!
    The World Through My Eyes

  10. [Christine] 99 months ago | reply

    Beautiful! I love that peachy sky!
    I saw this in KARMA - "30 Days Notice" thread

  11. Roger Lynn 99 months ago | reply

    a beautiful composition - I love the color of the sky - nicely done - thanks for sharing it with us
    I saw this in KARMA - "30 Days Notice" thread

  12. j_jyarbrough 99 months ago | reply

    That is beautiful!
    Thank you very much for participating in
    our threads!!! Very much appreciated!!!
    KARMA ** Come show us your Dramatic Skies** Thread

  13. Werewolf Puppy 98 months ago | reply

    I like the orange sky. The Kennedy Center is huge! The Potomac River looks like a huge sheet of ice.

  14. Nicki817 98 months ago | reply

    Peaceful scene - thanks for sharing this wonderful photo with us in KARMA ** Urban Landscapes ** Thread and have a great day!

  15. WorldFlickr 93 months ago | reply

    Hi, I am an admin for a group called Landmarks around the world, and I discovered this great shot in Columbia Island (District of Columbia), United States. We love to have your photo added to the group.

  16. Tiffibunny 90 months ago | reply

    Beautiful sky. Wonderful composition. Love the ice covered water.

    Thanks for participating in the Winter Theme at:
    The World Through My Eyes

    Seen in a discussion of The World Through My Eyes - Post 1 / Comment Any 1. (?)

  17. cuegeee 74 months ago | reply

    Very cool!

  18. Jessiehsu 72 months ago | reply

    Wonderful shot!

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