See the stunning images in the 4th annual International Drone Photography Contest
Romance blooms when the days are long, the sun is shining and there are endless opportunities for outdoor fun. But summer is fleeting, so grab your chance to float side-by-side on the Potomac, cuddle up for a movie under the stars or hold hands under a canopy of leaves.
Go paddling on the PotomacStand-up paddling, still new to Washington waters, can be perfect for the adventurous couple. Leslie Moy, 47, of Arlington paddles with her dog, Yeti. She and her husband picked up boards from Key Bridge Boathouse. (Yes, the boathouse does allow pets.) Board rental is $20 an hour. Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post
The contest is accepting entries in one or all of four categories: wildlife, landscapes, underwater and aerials. The grand-prize winner will receive $10,000, publication in National Geographic Magazine and a feature on National Geographic’s Instagram account.