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470 megapixels! A very high resolution, large-format VAST photo of the Cherry Blossom Festival, Jefferson Memorial, Tidal Basin, and cherry trees; fine art photograph created by Tim Lo Monaco in Washington, D.C.
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Hanami DC

470 MEGAPIXEL VAST PHOTO
Tidal Basin, Washington, D.C., USA
April 4, 2019

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The iconic Cherry Blossoms of Washington, D.C. in their peak bloom. The Japanese term Hanami translates literally to flower viewing and refers to the enjoyment of the transient beauty of flowers. The Cherry Blossoms festival in the month of April attracts 1.5 million visitors a year to experience the estimated 3800 Cherry trees. The first real sign spring has arrived in D.C. with the potential for nice weather makes it a pleasure for tourists and locals alike to get out and enjoy downtown Washington, D.C.

Taken from a rooftop near the Tidal Basin, my goal with this crop of a larger panoramic image was to convey the entire scene in early April in D.C., during the Cherry Blossom fervor. Not a large city like New York with a plethora of tall buildings as far as the eye can see; D.C. is filled with many unique sites which make up the cohesive whole of D.C. and its surrounding area. While the obvious subjects are the many flowering blossoms of the cherry trees lining the path to the Jefferson Memorial; one can also enjoy views of Arlington, Virginia, across the Potomac River, the Air Force Memorial, Pentagon, Arlington Cemetery, and the myriad people from all over the world that come to Washington, D.C. to enjoy the ephemeral beauty of the peak bloom of the Cherry Blossoms.


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Total Pixels470,319,059
Horizontal Pixels24,247
Vertical Pixels19,397
Aspect Ratio1 : 1.25
File Size2,688 MB
Width @ 300ppi (perfect)6.74 feet
Height @ 300ppi5.39 feet
Width @ 150ppi (near-perfect)13.47 feet
Height @ 150ppi10.78 feet

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Date & TimeApril 4, 2019:  11:28am - 11:39am
LocationTidal Basin, Washington, D.C., USA
Coordinates38.884100, -77.038500
Focal Length200mm
Aperturef/14
Shutter Speed1/500
ISO250
Number of Exposures28
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