I hit two million views on Flickr this weekend. Here are a few reasons why.

This October sunrise photo was explored yesterday on Flickr, receiving scores of favorites and quite a few comments. It was taken on the Potomac River.

This Potomac River sunrise was featured yesterday on Flickr’s daily Explore series. For those unfamiliar with HDR, it features three shots (+/-) at different apertures fused together. The image is conveniently framed on three sides by nature, and features a blazing hot red July sun.