Gary Walter, QPSA  

Lincoln Memorial From Washingto Monument by Gary Walter, QPSA

June 2024 - Lincoln Memorial From Washingto Monument

About the Image(s)

Title: Lincoln Memorial From Washingto Monument
Equipment Used: CanonR6 Mk2, RF 24-105 f/4L IS USM 56 mm
Camera Settings: Aperture Priority, ISO 1250, 1/8000 sec, f/5.6, 0 EV, center weighted average metering. Handheld
Lighting Conditions: Mid-morning on a bright sunny day. Sunlight from the southeast.
Where and When: Washington DC USA, 27 January 2024 10:27 AM local time. This image was taken from the hill just below the Washington Monument approximately 2000 meters distant and 75 meters elevation. The World War II monument is in the foreground with the reflecting pool between it and the Lincoln Memorial.
Post-Processing: In Lightroom: enabled lens profile, remove chromatic aberration, straightened & cropped, adjusted blacks, whites, shadows, highlights, then adjusted dehaze, clarity, adjusted contrast, vibrance & saturation to view the image as seen by the eye.
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5 comments posted

Zhicai Ren   Zhicai Ren
The panoramic atmosphere and neat composition left a deep impression on me as I visited here in 2018!   Posted: 06/04/2024 07:10:00

Gary Walter   Gary Walter
Corrected Title:
Lincoln Memorial From Washington Monument

Note that the distance from the Washington Monument is about 2000 meters (not 200 meters). I was in a hurry today to get my image to Zhicai to upload....   Posted: 06/04/2024 12:24:09
Zhicai Ren   Zhicai Ren
OK¼Modified   Posted: 06/05/2024 00:49:43

Lisa Cirincione   Lisa Cirincione
Great vantage point. Where is Lincoln? is he under construction too?   Posted: 06/27/2024 19:07:08
Gary Walter   Gary Walter
I think he was resting comfortably in his chair unfazed by the construction around him!   Posted: 06/30/2024 10:06:12