Cee’s Compose Yourself #18

This photo challenge was about contrasting colours. As a latecomer to this kind of challenge, I’m just putting my best if imperfect (sic!) pictures forward.

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I’m just recycling this shot but it seems so appropriate for the contrast of green and purple.

 

Purple and yellow is next,with a more blueish purple.

 

And here the more traditional red – green combinations, from opposite sides of the calendar, the bright red holly berries which are almost synonymous with Christmas, and the deep red of ripe cherries which signify mid-summer.

 

Nature, particularly flowers seem to lend themselves readily to contrasting images but sometimes contrast is found on street level as well. Both these shop fronts were found in Edinborough.

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And now for something completely different, the yellow and blue contrasts in these fantasy uniforms from a German carnival regiment in Mainz.  At least those two gentlemen were enjoying themselves.

Until I started looking through my photos, I hadn’t realised how often it was that contrasting colours were the reason I liked a particular photo better than another one.

 

Cee’s Compose Yourself Photo Challenge: #18 Contrasting Colors

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