Lincoln Memorial

© Tom Leech

Lincoln Memorial

Bonnie C. Lackey August 13, 2006

An absolutely amazing capture, Tom. Such wonderful work! #502349

Casey A. Hanson August 13, 2006

This is awesome!!! #3158473

Marcie A. Fowler August 13, 2006

Love this very creative and artistic presentation of the Lincoln Memorial!! #3158482

Siete Meeter August 14, 2006

This is awesome!!!

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Margaret Sikora August 14, 2006

I agree with the above Tom a terrific capture and design. #3160585

Christina C. Moore August 14, 2006

Neat perspective. Nice work on this eye catching image. #3160782

Tom Leech August 14, 2006

Thanks, everyone. I really appreciate the positive comments. #3162591

DIANE COSGROVE August 14, 2006

Great abstract, Tom. #3163567

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 13, 2006

Great job Tom! I enjoyed your gallery; you have such a great eye for the things arouund you! Jeff #3303662

Gail Vitikacs level-classic September 25, 2006

This is one fantastic capture Tom....I have been to this monument, but honestly, I didn't look up! Thank you for sharing this and teaching us to make us aware of our surroundings! #3360656

Tom Leech September 26, 2006

Thanks, Diane, Jeff & Gail. Glad you liked it. #3362914

Damian P. Gadal September 26, 2006

Stunning! Congrats!' :-) #3365879

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 26, 2006

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #3368881

September 26, 2006

Nice to see unique views of common landmarks. #3369577

September 26, 2006

Nice to see unique views of common landmarks. #3369582

Tom Leech September 27, 2006

Thanks again everyone. I wish I could have spent a week in D.C instead of just a day. #3371423

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 27, 2006

How cool is this one? Terrific! Congrats and good luck in the next round! #3375132

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 27, 2006

How cool! Pays to look up, clearly! I've never noticed this ceiling detail there... Congratulations! #3376140

Jennifer Cuscino September 27, 2006

wow, great eye. love the detail. #3376409

Susana Ms Heide September 27, 2006

WOW!!! This is MAGNIFICIENT!!! Love the symmetry!! A winner in my eyes! CONGRATS on this finalsit! #3376754

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic September 28, 2006

Congratulations on your grand prize winner. Absolutely beautiful.

Kerby #3382850

Lynne Morris September 28, 2006

Congratulations on your grand prize winner, an excellent image Tom, just beautiful! #3382879

bob cornelison September 28, 2006

Congrats on this awesome Grand Prize!
~:O) #3382893

Su Sana E. P level-classic September 28, 2006

Tom, Congratulations on this awesome and well deserving Grand Prize Winner!!
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Janine Russell level-deluxe September 29, 2006

Tom, awesome, detail, exposure lighting, DOF, lines and point of view; congratulations on your Grand Prize Winner. #3382957

Ross Throndson September 29, 2006

Huge Congratulations, Tom....an AMAZING GRAND PRIZE WINNER....GREAT JOB!!! :^) #3383051

Renee Doyle level-classic September 29, 2006

Congratulations Tom on this wonderful Grand Prize Win!!!!! Fabulous pov and so beautifully presented!
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Jenny Bosmans September 29, 2006

Congratulations on this fantastic Winner, Tom! :) #3383292

Leanne M.E. Boyd September 29, 2006

Wow, I know why it was a winner!!!! Love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #3383409

Claudia Kuhn level-classic September 29, 2006

Awesome choice for the Grand Prize! Big congrats Tom!! #3384025

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 29, 2006

Whoa! Big congratulations, again! #3384100

Ken Smith level-classic September 29, 2006

It pays to look up. Way to go. Congrats! #3384143

Sylvia Rossler September 29, 2006

a wonderful grand-prix winner !! Big congrats Tom !! #3384213

Jessica Jenney September 29, 2006

Congratulations on this stunning Grand Prize winner, Tom!!! #3384215

Donna W. Neal September 29, 2006

Quite an accomplishment to have one of your pictures win "Grand Prize" at BP.
Congratulations Tom to a well deserved Grand Prize winner. #3384459

Sherry S. Boles September 29, 2006

Congratulations on this OUTSTANDING Grand Prize winner, Tom!! #3384466

Terri L. Scribner September 29, 2006

WOW!!! Great Grand prize winning image!! Big congrats!!! #3384521

Jesselyn September 29, 2006

I was a finalist, and I am not surprised that I lost to this, great shot! #3384720

Kenneth Mucke September 29, 2006

Congrats on this OUTSTANDING image and winner #3384763

Guy D. Biechele level-classic September 29, 2006

Superb image! Congratulations on your Grand Prize winner!!! #3384771

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic September 29, 2006

Tom, Congratulations on your Grand Prize winner. #3384834

Wendy Stevenson September 29, 2006

Huge Congrats on your fantastic Grand Prize winner!!! Great perspective and superb post processing!! #3385515

She-She Killough September 29, 2006

Outstanding Work Tom! No wonder it is the Grand Prize winner! Congratulations!! #3385525

Denise M. Snyder September 29, 2006

Fantastic work Tom! Congratulations on your well deserved Grand Prize win!!! #3385574

Karen Engelbreth September 29, 2006

Fantastic image - congratulations on your Grand Prize win, Tom! #3385711

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe September 29, 2006

Congrats Tom on your very well deserved GP!! Jeff #3386225

Terry L. Ellis level-classic September 29, 2006

Congratulations, Tom, on this incredible Grand Prize win! #3386229

RC Fritz September 29, 2006

Congratulations on your Grand Prize Win, Tom! #3386282

Tom Leech September 29, 2006

Thanks, everyone. This GP is a first for me and I am very please it has been received so well. #3386394

Tom Leech September 29, 2006

Thanks, everyone. This GP is a first for me and I am very pleased it has been received so well. #3386395

Colette M. Metcalf September 29, 2006

Congratulations on your GP Winner!! Awesome! #3386712

Kara L. Hendricks September 29, 2006

Outstanding image in every way!! Congratulations on the coveted GP win!!!! #3386855

Alana Ibe September 29, 2006

AWESOME!!!!! Wonderful talent! A HUGE congratulations to you!!!!! #3386870

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe September 29, 2006

Congratulations on this awesome first place winner!!!! #3387139

Diane Dupuis September 29, 2006

This is simply fabulous! Congrats on your very well deserved Grand Prize win!!!!! #3387471

Mick Burkey level-classic September 29, 2006

Great eye, great design, Tom. Congratulations on the Grand Prize! Well deserved!! #3387489

Mary Clarke September 29, 2006

Many, many congratulations on the Grand Prize...it's easy to see why this spectacular image won! #3387695

Stanley C. Sims September 29, 2006

Well deserved Grand Prize Winner.
Big congrats to you Tom, and all of the winners and finalists. #3387696

Jim Macino September 29, 2006

Congratulations, how did you get up there? #3387777

Tom Leech September 29, 2006

Thanks, again everyone. Jim, I was standing on the floor just looking up. Actually I wanted a shot of Abe sitting in his chair and there were far too many people in the way for a clean shot so I just looked up and thought how interesting the ceiling was. #3387840

Kay Beausoleil level-deluxe September 29, 2006

Congratulations on your grand prize, Tom! And here I thought you were looking down at the floor ... great POV! #3387905

Darryl Wilkinson September 29, 2006

Outstanding shot, Tom! Congratulations on your BIG WIN! #3388072

Karim Abiali September 29, 2006

Congrat on your winl #3388466

Susana Ms Heide September 29, 2006

I knew this image was GRAND when I first aew it!! The judges have made a fair ruling :o) A hearty CONGRATS Tom!!! #3388482

Kristi A. Howson September 29, 2006

An awesome and exceptional shot. Congratulations Tom on this Grand Prize Winner! #3388637

Allan L. Dy September 29, 2006

A grand congrats Tom. Truly a winner! #3388899

Viveca Venegas level-deluxe September 30, 2006

Spendid perspective, angle and sharpness. Bravo for you Tom. Enjoy your win. #3389965

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe September 30, 2006

Really great perspective and rich colors, a big congratulations on your GRAND PRIZE WIN!!!! #3391174

Susan M. Hembree level-classic September 30, 2006

Wonderful perspective, Tom! Congratulations on your Grand Prize win! #3391439

Joan Powell September 30, 2006

Congrats on your amazing capture . I love the Lincoln Memorial . #3392232

Craig Doros September 30, 2006

Way to go, Tom...terrific capture and it's even more special seeing you were in DC for only one day. Congrats on a well deserve win! #3392271

Monika Sapek level-classic September 30, 2006

Many congratulations on your Grand Prize Win, Tom!
Monika
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Stefan G October 01, 2006

Congratulations, Tom! Amazing perspective and tonal control! #3393838

Ronald F. Fischer October 01, 2006

Congratulations on this awesome winner!! #3394579

Cora Miller level-addict October 01, 2006

Love the unusual perspective. It really creates a sensational graphic design. Congratulations on your well deserved win. #3394827

Gail Sullivan level-classic October 02, 2006

Tom...congrats on your grand prize win with this amazing image! #3396967

Tom Leech October 02, 2006

Once again, thanks everyone. It is a real treat to get this much attention. :) #3397428

Michael Khoury October 02, 2006

Congratulations Tom...a well-deserved Win !!
Michael #3398647

eileen bedford October 03, 2006

Congratulations on this stunning view, well done Tom... #3402841

Milan Banik October 03, 2006

awesome presentation and great section for grand prize.
many congratulation.
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Julien October 04, 2006

Stunning sharpness and colours, sometimes things just hide over our head eh eh. Good job ! hope to see u again among winners. #3405297

Blake T. Lipthratt October 04, 2006

wow man I just went there over summer and didn't see this part of the lincoln memorial. Just shows how observant I am :-P ...cool photo #3407059

Lisa M. Rodriguez level-deluxe October 04, 2006

Congratulations - beautiful win for you!! #3407123

Debi Zylbermann October 05, 2006

Absolutely amazing picture. I was there this summer, but at night, and with kids. Look what I missed ... #3411493

Nobu Nagase October 06, 2006

Congratulations on your grand prize winner!!! #3416218

Duane B. Blocker October 13, 2006

I've looked at this image several times now and I am amazed, it just jumps out at me. Looks almost like a drawing. Can you share the details of the shot? What kind of post processing did you do if any? If so I would love to see a before and after. Love this image... #3444445

Cathy M. Gromball October 13, 2006

Congratulations on your Grand Prize win, Tom! Excellent work!

Cathy :) #3444505

Tom Leech October 13, 2006

My continued thanks to those commenting new.

Duane, there was not much post processing here. Basically just some contrast adjustments and equalization. #3444919

Duane B. Blocker October 13, 2006

Thank you Tom, the image is so graphic like I said it looks like a photorealistic drawing or painting, that's why I asked if there was processing. I didn't want to make any assumptions. That it's a photo without alterations makes it even more amazing to me. A striking image, congrats. #3444936

Ariel Lepor October 13, 2006

Neat image! Congratulations on your great win!!!

Ariel
ScrattyPhotography.com
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Revonda L. Gentry October 13, 2006

Congratulations!! Spectaular image!! #3446487

S?ren Wettergreen October 20, 2006

Congratulations on your grand prize winner :-) #3479271

Devon McCarroll October 22, 2006

Wow!! Incredible composition and design elements! That would make a cool piece of artwork on a wall! #3485187

Yves Rubin October 03, 2007

So creative! Big CONGRATS! #4878353

Jacque Rogers April 07, 2010

Tom, I am seeing this photo for the first time. It took my breath away. Wow! A well deserved grand prize photo. #8517839

Tom Leech April 07, 2010

Thank you Jacqueline. #8518253

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Washington D.C. The monuments are fantastic examples of interesting architecture. In addition to the normal shots I spent time looking in unusual places to shoot such as directly overhead.

Uploaded on August 13, 2006


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