The Capitol Reflecting Pool by the Capitol Building on the east end of the National Mall in Washington DC, USA.
The White House sits behind fences and barricades in Washington DC, USA.
The Washington Monument at dusk with the Capitol Building in the background, in Washington DC, USA.
Japanese fans with various shades of blue on exhibit at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, USA.
The ornamental gate and decorated crosswalk at the entrance to Chinatown in Washington DC, USA.
A fire hydrant in the streets near the Twins Peaks area of San Francisco, USA.
A potted plant at the top of some stairs of a house near Glen Park in San Francisco, USA.