14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
Rising Above...

Throughout the United States, there is one constant, the flying of the American flag. In these fractured times, it is a symbol which still binds us together. While I have never been one to wrap myself in patriotic fervor, I do take great comfort from the flag and its imperfect promise.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Lick Creek, West Virginia, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Copyright: © Richard Mallory Allnutt