14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
"Rockets' red glare...Our flag was still there."

I felt the need to celebrate the week of both Election Day and Veterans Day, as both are intrinsically tied to the foundation and preservation of our amazing nation. The ability to vote emanates from our position as a free people, while it is those serving this country who ensure said freedom.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2016
Date Uploaded: 12.2016
Photo Location: Reston, Virginia, United States of America
Copyright: © James Kain