Tag Archives: Colors


By Vladimir Brezina

The Daily Post‘s Weekly Photo Challenge, usually posted on Fridays,  is sometimes delayed. Whenever this happens, bloggers get antsy. Some may even break ranks and charge ahead to propose their own themes. A while ago it was Ailsa of Where’s my backpack?. This time it’s Nicole of Thirdeyemom. Her theme is Colors.

Hmm… I’ve posted a number of posts recently that might seem to fall into that category. There’s this one, for instance, or this, or this. But not really. What we want here is not a photo where the subject is colored, but rather one where the colors are the subject…

Such as this one!

Travel Theme: Red

By Vladimir Brezina

Ailsa‘s Travel-Themed Photo Challenge this week is Red.

But I’ve already used my reddest photo for the recent Capture the Colour contest!

Still, there’s plenty of red to be seen as we kayak around New York Harbor… and not just because the bow of my kayak is red!

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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