Weekly Photo Challenge: Purple

By Vladimir Brezina

This week’s Photo Challenge is Purple.

Purple is a color created by mixing red and blue. So there is a range of purples, depending on how much red and how much blue you mix together.

And the entire range of purples can be seen simultaneously at sunrise or sunset, as the red tinge of the rising or setting sun infuses the blue of the sky…

All from our recent Long Island Kayak Circumnavigation.

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92 responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Purple

  1. The last shot is just wow!

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  2. Fantastic sunsets! Thanks for posting them!

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  3. I’m in awe!!

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  4. These are pretty amazing. I’m happy you were able to capture it to share with us. Thanks.

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  5. vastlycurious

    Lavender and Crimson..beautiful

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  8. Beautiful pictures. Vlad, even before I clicked your link I knew you would have your recent Long Island circumnavigation pictures – they are so beautiful and I loved them when I saw them on your recent post…look at all the gorgeous colors!

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    • Thanks so much, Shaanthz! Actually, it was a difficult choice between those landscapes and some purple crocus photos from the spring, purple crocuses being of course the absolute essence of purple…

      BTW, I just love your “Purple” post! We eat red cabbage all the time, and every time I cut into the raw cabbage I admire those convoluted purple patterns that you photographed so well… :-)

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      • Thanks for the pingback. Vlad – glad you like the picture. I agree, the patterns are incredible. I checked out the purple crocuses – those pictures are amazing.

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  10. I have a thing about sunsets lately, these are simply breathtaking! Great shots!!

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  12. Thanks for the hat tip … in great company!

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  13. Absolutely beautiful.

    BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!

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  14. That last one is amazing! They’re all really good, but that last one, just WOW!!

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  15. Ahhhh. Nice way to end the day. Great shots!

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  17. Noicceee!! P.S. Thanks for the Ping Back!

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  18. Beautiful use of the color purple. Love the sunsets and the amazing scenery.
    :-)

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  22. Stunning images! :)

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  24. While looking at the second photo I got the urge to take off my shoes, walk on the beach and forget all my responsibilities. (No ocean near where I live :( )

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  25. Stunning purple skies. Crocus are sweet but these are majestic!!

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  26. Thanks, everybody who liked these photos!! Your comments are much appreciated… :-)

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  28. Nice entry as well!

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  29. All lovely and ethereal – I think I like the middle one best…

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  30. much appreciation for liking my post and for visiting my blog! I found yours very fascinating! simply dumbfounded! keep inspiring! :) have a great new week!

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  31. wow beautiful purple landscape photos :-)

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  32. Nice purple shots :)

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  34. Let me dream away in these purple skies. Very nice pictures//V

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  35. Wonderful! :-)

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  36. breathtaking sceneries.. Love them

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  38. Gorgeous skies… I love when the colors change too. Doesn’t happen much near me because of all the trees. I have to go to the river or find open spaces to watch the sky. :-)
    Eliz

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  39. my sort of images Vladimir

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