Beauty Everywhere

Even under foot.

When we took a tour of the US Capitol we were awestruck at the beautiful architecture, columns, paintings, ceilings, sculptures, the cupola, and even floor grates. I could stare at this for a long time. I love the symmetry. It looks like it’s a fibonacci sequence. Maybe that’s why it’s relaxing to me. Is it only me? It might be too busy for you.

A grate at the US Capitol has a beautiful pattern. Photo by Not So SAHM
Beauty everywhere – ProjectEdit365 – 24 Jan

I had to turn this one to black and white. The pattern of the grate and the texture of of the brick around it called for it. I didn’t take the picture directly overhead so I had to use the vertical transform slider to make it look like I did. I increased the contrast and clarity as well. Here’s the original:

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