Lincoln Memorial

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Lincoln Memorial

Uploaded: August 13, 2006 08:34:22


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.


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!!!


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 level-classic 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!!

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, 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!

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-classic 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'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!

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.

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 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!!!

ScrattyPhotography Blog #3446337

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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