Kevin Ambrose
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From deep snow to cherry blossom peak, in just a few weeks

From deep snow to cherry blossom peak, in just a few weeks

One of the best things about late-season snow is you know spring is right around the corner. Photos of the cherry trees on the Tidal Basin separated by a few weeks tell that story well.

Peak cherry blossom bloom sunrise, briefly kissed by light

Peak cherry blossom bloom sunrise, briefly kissed by light

Not much compares to a sunrise on the Tidal Basin during peak bloom. It’s a classic Washington scene.

Lightning and cherry blossoms: the storm chase of April 3, 2006

Lightning and cherry blossoms: the storm chase of April 3, 2006

I shot a sequence of photos as a line of thunderstorms blasted through the Tidal Basin with the blossoms in peak bloom.

Snowy search: How the weather altered a Civil War relic hunt (PHOTOS)

Snowy search: How the weather altered a Civil War relic hunt (PHOTOS)

I felt the snow flakes fall down the back of my neck as I reached into the hole to pull out a broken Civil War bayonet