The delicate Saucer Magnolias mark springtime in DC; they bloom earlier than their evergreen Southern cousins. This from the National Arboretum, just after an April storm.

Technical Info

PENTAX K-5, smc PENTAX-DA 35mm F2.4 AL at 35 mm
1/2500 sec, f/4, ISO 400
Processed in Lightroom, Replichrome RSX II